Chen Guangcheng puts his faith in US deal
Tuesday 08 May 2012
The blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng said yesterday that he was confident Beijing would hold up its end of a tentative deal to let him study in America.
Mr Chen, 40, escaped from house arrest and sought refuge in the US embassy before emerging last Wednesday.
He said: "Since the government has promised to safeguard my constitutionally provided rights and freedom and safety, I feel that they will fulfil their commitments, because it is after all an agreement between two countries."
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