Dramatic video footage emerged Monday of one of China's top dissidents breaking through a security cordon to reach the wife of jailed Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, who is herself under house arrest.
A video image released to AFP courtesy of Chinese dissident Hu Jia shows Liu Xia, the wife of jailed Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, talking to visitors in her room in Beijing on December 28, 2012. Dramatic footage has emerged of Hu breaking through a security cordon to reach Liu, who is under house arrest.
The four-minute 12-second video, posted on YouTube, is shot in Liu Xia's apartment building in Beijing and represents a daring affront to the authorities.
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