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China: Further Information on fear of torture and ill-treatment/arbitrary detention/medical concern

, Index number: ASA 17/040/2005

Chen Guangcheng, who is under a form of house arrest in the village of Dongshigu in the eastern province of Shandong, was reportedly kicked and beaten by a group of people when he tried to leave his house on 24 October. He was injured in the attack but was denied access to medical treatment. Amnesty International fears he is at risk of further abuse.

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