China sentences ex-Interpol boss to 13 years in jail

China sentences ex-Interpol boss to 13 years in jail

China has sentenced former Interpol Chief, Meng Hongwei, to more than 13 years in prison after he admitted accepting millions in bribes. The court added that he had abused his positions in China in return for bribes. Meng accepted his sentence and would not appeal. He was replaced as president of Interpol by South Korea’s Kim Jong-yang.

Chris
Chris
R_Forde
R_Forde 1 months

Isn’t bribery standard practice in China?

Noobs
Noobs 1 months

He would not appeal? Hmmm. Either the evidence is damning and he got a deal if he accepted... or his family is in one of the concentration camp short list.

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