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Former chief of Chinese protest village Wukan injures knee in jail after ‘slipping on wet floor’ – report

The former head of China’s Wukan “democracy village” has fractured his knee in prison after slipping and falling, according to the Hong Kong-based Ming Pao newspaper. The village of Wukan became a symbol for democracy after it was permitted to elect its own leader following prolonged protests over land grabs in 2011. Village head Lin Zuluan, one of the last […]