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China's former Interpol chief sentenced to 13 years in prison

China's former Interpol chief sentenced to 13 years in prison

Former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei, who was detained on a visit to China in 2018, was sentenced Tuesday to more than 13 years in prison for bribery in a case that shook the international police organisation.

Wife of China's Meng, former Interpol chief, sues agency

Wife of China's Meng, former Interpol chief, sues agency

The wife of the former head of Interpol, who was detained in his native China, said on Sunday she had sued the global police cooperation agency for failing to protect his family and complicity in what she called China's "wrongful acts".

China to prosecute 'lavish spending' former Interpol chief

China to prosecute 'lavish spending' former Interpol chief

China will prosecute former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei for graft after an investigation found he spent "lavish" amounts of state funds, abused his power and refused to follow Communist Party decisions, the anti-corruption watchdog said on Wednesday.

Wife of Chinese ex-Interpol chief seeks asylum in France: reports

Wife of Chinese ex-Interpol chief seeks asylum in France: reports

The wife of the former Chinese Interpol chief being held in his home country on corruption charges has applied for asylum in France, media reports said Friday.

Interpol saga hurts China's bid to lead global bodies: analysts

Interpol saga hurts China's bid to lead global bodies: analysts

Beijing's international image took a self-inflicted bruising with a secretive investigation into the former Chinese head of Interpol, highlighting its ruthless tactics even as it seeks global goodwill in a trade spat with the United States, analysts said.

Interpol's former Chinese chief accused of bribery

Interpol's former Chinese chief accused of bribery

The former Chinese head of Interpol, who went missing last month, was accused of accepting bribes on Monday, becoming the latest top official to fall in President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption dragnet.

China tight-lipped on disappeared Interpol chief

China tight-lipped on disappeared Interpol chief

China remained silent Saturday over the disappearance of the head of Interpol, deepening the mystery over the international police chief's fate after reports said he was detained for questioning on arrival in his homeland.

Chinese Interpol boss goes missing

Chinese Interpol boss goes missing

French police said Friday they are probing the disappearance of the Chinese head of Interpol, who has reportedly been detained for questioning in his home country.