Life Sentence for Ex-China Mobile Executive Starts
(Beijing) – Zhang Chunjiang, the former China Mobile deputy general manager convicted on charges of corruption, was sent to Qincheng Prison in the suburbs of Beijing on August 2, following speculation that Zhang would be granted a new trial.
Zhang was put under investigation on allegations of corruption in late 2009 and is now the highest-ranking official in the country's telecom industry to be sentenced on corruption charges, according to local news outlets.
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