Wife of missing China activist Zhisheng speaks out


Geng He, wife of the famous Chinese human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng, has not heard from her husband in the nine months since she fled to America to escape a life of persecution.

Until 2005 he ran a law firm which specialised in cases of police abuse and religious freedom.

But Gao Zhisheng was arrested several times and beaten before he disappeared in April 2010.

His family say they also lived like prisoners in their home.

Geng He describes how her husband was brutally treated by the authorities because of his work.

Warning: Some of the content in this interview some listeners may find disturbing.

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