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Former senior Chinese security cadre under corruption cloud

A former anti-corruption chief of China’s Ministry of State Security is under investigation as the Communist Party seeks to “purify” its ranks in the countdown to its national congress this autumn.Liu Yanping, 66, was under investigation for “suspected violation of discipline and law”, the party’s anti-graft body, the Central Commission …

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Chinese state TV airs security chief’s bribery confession

A former senior Chinese security official has given a televised confession in which he admitted taking bribes and cultivating a “political clique”.The admission by Sun Lijun, a former public security vice-minister, featured in the first episode of a five-part documentary on corruption aired on Saturday by the state broadcaster China …

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