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(From BBC Monitoring International Reports)
Text of special report headlined: "Mao Zedong's daughter beset by poverty and illness" by Hong Kong newspaper Apple Daily (Ping Kuo Jih Pao) website on 12 June; subheadings as published:
Li Na, the only daughter of Mao Zedong and Jiang Qing, who once stole the limelight during the Cultural Revolution, has, since the death of Mao, lived a life of secluded simplicity. According to mainland Chinese netnews, Li, 66, currently suffers from a variety of illnesses and, because of high medical fees, is unable to receive medical treatment to cure her nephrosis [disease of the kidneys].
Li has been afflicted with …