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25 June 2010 6:57 PM | Tagged: environmental protection group
A prominent Tibetan arts dealer and environmentalist was sentenced to a 15-year prison term by a Chinese court Thursday for buying antiques looted from tombs - charges his supporters say were drummed up after his family crossed powerful officials in Tibet. Karma Samdrup, 42, is an unlikely political prisoner.Ahead of his conviction, he had been considered a model Chinese citizen: the domestic pr