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In Turn, Chinese Activist Wants To Leave Country

U.S. officials in China say it's now clear that the Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng has changed his mind about remaining in China. They say they have spoken to Chen by phone on two occasions at the hospital where he was taken after leaving the U.S. embassy in Beijing on Wednesday. Chen told NPR that threats against his family and reports of an increased security measures in his home village made him change his mind about staying in China.

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