15 October 2014 at 12:15pm
One of China’s most wanted men, who lives part time in the North East, has called for solidarity with protesters in Hong Kong.
Bob Fu participated in the Tiananmen Square demonstrations in Beijing in 1989 – during which Chinese troops fired on the protesters.
|Hong Kong demonstrations Credit: ITV News|
He was later arrested and jailed but eventually left China, gaining refuge in the United States.
Watch Bob Fu’s interview with our correspondent Frances Read: (To see video, click here.)