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Zhang Xuezhong (C), a lawyer for Chinese dissident Zhao Changqing, argues with plain-clothed policemen as he refuses to show them his identification card when he was stopped and questioned by them on his way to court to attend Zhao's trial in Beijing January 23, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Zhang Xuezhong (C), a lawyer for Chinese dissident Zhao Changqing, argues with plain-clothed policemen as he refuses to show them his identification card when he was stopped and questioned by them on his way to court to attend Zhao's trial in Beijing...more

Zhang Xuezhong (C), a lawyer for Chinese dissident Zhao Changqing, argues with plain-clothed policemen as he refuses to show them his identification card when he was stopped and questioned by them on his way to court to attend Zhao's trial in Beijing January 23, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Zhang Xuezhong (R), a lawyer for Chinese dissident Zhao Changqing, argues with plain-clothed policemen as he refuses to show them his identification card when he was stopped and questioned by them on his way to court to attend Zhao's trial in Beijing January 23, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Zhang Xuezhong (R), a lawyer for Chinese dissident Zhao Changqing, argues with plain-clothed policemen as he refuses to show them his identification card when he was stopped and questioned by them on his way to court to attend Zhao's trial in Beijing...more

Zhang Xuezhong (R), a lawyer for Chinese dissident Zhao Changqing, argues with plain-clothed policemen as he refuses to show them his identification card when he was stopped and questioned by them on his way to court to attend Zhao's trial in Beijing January 23, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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