The following post from veteran journalist and CMP director Qian Gang (钱钢) was deleted from Sina Weibo sometime after 11:51am Hong Kong time today, Febuary 9, 2012. Qian currently has more than 830,000 followers on Weibo, according to Sina’s numbers. [More on deleted posts at the WeiboScope Search, by the Journalism and Media Studies Centre].
Hong Kong media reports on Wang Lijun.
Qian Gang’s post was a re-post of another Sina Weibo post sharing links and images of coverage of the Wang Lijun case from Hong Kong media. We were unable to archive the original post, which has also been deleted.
Qian Gang’s original post follows:
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