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In pictures: Chen Guangcheng leaves the US embassy in Beijing

Activist Chen Guangcheng with US Assistant Secretary Campbell and US Ambassador Locke With Chen Guangcheng Photo: US State Department

The US State department has released a series of pictures showing Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng meeting officials inside their Beijing embassy yesterday.

US Ambassador to China Gary Locke, right, with Chen Guangcheng, at the US embassy in Beijing, yesterday. Credit: US State Department

Chen is seen with Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Kurt Campbell.

Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Kurt Campbell with Chen Guangcheng at the US embassy in Beijing yesterday. Credit: US State Department

Chen is also seen with US Ambassador to China Gary Locke.

Assistant Secretary Campbell embraces Chen Guangcheng at the US embassy in Beijing yesterday. Credit: US State Department
Assistant Secretary Campbell holds hands with Chen Guangcheng outside the US embassy in Beijing yesterday. Credit: US State Department
US Ambassador to China Gary Locke with Chen Guangcheng in a car outside the embassy. Credit: US State Department
US Ambassador to China Gary Locke walking Chen Guangcheng into hospital in Beijing yesterday. Credit: US State Department
Chen Guangcheng meets with a US embassy official in Beijing yesterday. Credit: US State Department

Chen told ITV News China Correspondent Angus Walker he only agreed to leave the embassy because of threats made to his family.

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