People walk about Beijing World Park, an amusement park in Beijing, China,which is one of three in Beijing that have been designated protest areas by the government, but no permits have been issued to hold a protest.
People walk about Beijing World Park, an amusement park in Beijing, China,which is one of three in Beijing that have been designated protest areas by the government, but no permits have been issued to hold a protest. Tim Johnson / MCT
People walk about Beijing World Park, an amusement park in Beijing, China,which is one of three in Beijing that have been designated protest areas by the government, but no permits have been issued to hold a protest. Tim Johnson / MCT

China's 'protest pens' unused amid arrests, permit denials

August 11, 2008 07:12 AM

UPDATED August 11, 2008 07:27 AM

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