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China-US Relations / Chen Showdown #1021099

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 03, 2012
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The tough choice for Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in dealing with blind Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng who is asking her to take him to the US on her plane examined; details given about Chen changing his mind about staying in China, how he is a symbol of human rights abuses in China, his reunion with his family at the hospital; Chen photos shown. [CHINAaid.org founder Bob HU†- characterizes Chen's voice asking for help; recounts the threats against his wife.] [US Ambassador to China Gary LOCKE†- suggests explore the options.]

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Diane;
Raddatz, Martha
Duration:
00:02:30

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