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Dissident artist says he paid $1.3m bond to government over tax row after officials threatened to hand case to police.
Dissident artist claims hefty taxation and other state measures are a politically motivated campaign.
Chinese artist tells Al Jazeera he has a duty to keep speaking out, even with his financial affairs under scrutiny.
Chinese artist ordered to pay within 15 days or face jail in case he says is part of campaign to crush dissent.
Wang Lihong, detained in March over protest in support of bloggers, found guilty of "stirring up trouble".
Ran Yunfei, who called for Middle East-style uprising in his country, had been held in detention for six months.
Merkel urges "transparent handling" of dissident's case at meeting where Wen pledges support for euro zone.
Hu was imprisoned for criticising human rights conditions in China ahead of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
Ai Weiwei is not allowed to comment on his detention or leave home without permission.
State media cites "good attitude in confessing" to tax evasion, but others credit international pressure for release.
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