Yu Jie, a dissident writer in China wrote a book recently published in Hong Kong that's sharply critical of Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao. Many observers worry he could soon be arrested.
Yu Jie, a dissident writer in China wrote a book recently published in Hong Kong that's sharply critical of Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao. Many observers worry he could soon be arrested. Tom Lasseter / MCT
Yu Jie, a dissident writer in China wrote a book recently published in Hong Kong that's sharply critical of Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao. Many observers worry he could soon be arrested. Tom Lasseter / MCT

Author who fled China recounts beatings for book critical of prime minister

January 19, 2012 2:25 PM