China’s ex-justice minister held for probe into ‘serious violations’ of Communist Party discipline

Published Oct 02 2021 at 4:07 AM GMT
  • Former Chinese justice minister Fu Zhenghua has been detained for an investigation into “serious violations” of party discipline, the Communist Party’s anti-corruption watchdog announced on Saturday.
  • State media did not give details of the reasons for the probe.
  • Fu, 66, once a political rising star, was removed from his post in the ministry early last year, indicating his retirement.
  • He was appointed a member of the Social and Legal Affairs Committee of the National Committee of the Chinese….



  • Published Oct 2, 2021 4:07 AM GMT