UN experts denounce Chinese lawyer's detention

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Frank La Rue

UN human rights experts are denouncing the continued secret detention of Gao Zhisheng, a prominent Chinese human rights lawyer who was arrested in 2006.

Mr. Gao is known for defending activists and documenting human rights abuses in China.

Frank La Rue, the UN Special Rapporteur for freedom of opinion and expression told Gerry Adams the case is important because it involves Mr. Gao's right to freedom of expression.

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