Ai Wei Wei

April 5, 2011  |  By
Filed under: Field Notes

Artist and human rights activist Ai Wei Wei was detained at Beijing Airport as he attempted to board a plane to Hong Kong. China’s best-known artist, he is an outspoken critic of the government. The international community seeks more information on the detainment and disappearance of Ai Wei Wei, and calls for his release.

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  1. Anne Says:

    Here’s an update from CNN: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/04/06/china.dissident.artist/index.html

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