Chinese village mourns slain protester

The death of Xue Jinbo, arrested after protests against land seizures, trigger further rallies in Guangdong province.

    Thousands of people in China's Guangdong province have turned out to mourn a man whose death in custody has triggered a rare show of dissent.

    Villagers in Wukan suspect that Xue Jinbo, who was accused of participating in violent September protests over land seizures, died after he was beaten.

    Al Jazeera's Nadim Baba reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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