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Wen Xiaowu, another visitor, said he believed China's president would be "displeased" with his Communist colleagues in Zhejiang.Christians Form Human Shield Around Church in China's 'Jerusalem'|The Telegraph|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Wen Wei Po article contains a nugget that tells us why Beijing wanted to get back at the regime in Pyongyang.
What is intriguing with this dog-bites-man story, however, is that it started with Wen Wei Po.
The attacks followed an investigation by Times reporter David Barboza into the personal wealth of Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao.
In 2005, when Premier Wen Jiabao visited Bangalore, he climbed a 200-foot high tower and waved another "Free Tibet" banner.
Wen he says that my togs and my talk are "the fashion of sev'ral years back."
So he told the story to all his friends, who congratulated him warmly on being cured of his wen.Tales of Old Japan|Algernon Bertram Freeman-Mitford
I'm sure I don' grudge ye a drop ye've ever hed, caze I know ye be a nice stiddy man, an I feels safer like wen ye be raoun.The Duke of Stockbridge|Edward Bellamy
They didn' know nothin bout no britches till they was great big, jus' wen' roun' in dey shirttails.
Wen de babies had colic I'd take dirt dobber nest and make a tea, den giv did ter de baby.Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States|Work Projects Administration