Ten Days in a Chinese Jail

Sounds like a movie title, doesn’t it? 🙂 Nope. Unfortunately, that was the verdict handed down for Brian Conley, Jeff Rae and four other Americans who were detained in Beijing for “upsetting public order”.

Brian Conley & Jeff Rae detained in Beijing

From the AFP article: [link]

“In a brief faxed statement, the city police information department said “Thomas” and five other foreigners had been apprehended on Tuesday for “upsetting public order”, without identifying the six people any further.”

Read a statement from Brian’s wife, Eowyn @ Dan Patterson’s blog
Read more about this situation @ beijing6.org
Read the Washington Post article: China Says 6 Americans Detained Over Protest Could Be Held 10 Days
Read the New York Times article: China Gives 6 American Protesters 10-Day Detentions

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Brian Conley & Jeff Rae updates
Citizen journalists detained in China

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