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Fearing Secret Trial, Activists' Friends Protest China Court

Around two dozen supporters of a prominent Chinese human rights lawyer and three activists charged with subversion protested outside a northern city court amid widespread concerns that authorities were holding their trials in secret. Flanked by Western diplomats, the supporters gathered outside the Tianjin No. 2 Intermediate People's Court on Monday calling for information to be disclosed about the four, whose mid-July indictments were the latest move by authorities waging a massive...

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