Chinese former senior police official faces life in prison for bribery

China sentences former top security official Sun Lijun to life in jail for corruption. – EPA pic, September 23, 2022.

A CHINESE former top security official faces life in jail after a court today hit him with a suspended death sentence for bribery and other crimes, adding to a flurry of corruption verdicts in recent days.

Sun Lijun’s death sentence will be commuted to life imprisonment after two years, according to a statement by the Intermediate People’s Court in the city of Changchun.

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