Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei Released, but Still under Investigation

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Chinese artist Ai Weiwei is the highest-profile anti-government critic arrested during a months-long political crackdown. Yesterday he was released after weeks of detention and alleged confession, but told Reuters, "I'm sorry I can't [talk], I am on probation, please understand." Phelim Kine, Asia researcher with Human Rights Watch, discusses the conditions under which he’ll now have to live.

Credits

Guest:
Phelim Kine - Human Rights Watch - @PhelimKine

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Frances Anderton, Karen Radziner, Christian Bordal