Former Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai (left) and former police chief and deputy mayor Wang Lijun spearheaded a crackdown on organised crime. The campaign was lauded but also criticised for its use of "illegal tactics". Photo: Reuters Former Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai (left) and former police chief and deputy mayor Wang Lijun spearheaded a crackdown on organised crime. The campaign was lauded but also criticised for its use of "illegal tactics". Photo: Reuters
Former Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai (left) and former police chief and deputy mayor Wang Lijun spearheaded a crackdown on organised crime. The campaign was lauded but also criticised for its use of "illegal tactics". Photo: Reuters
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Four Chongqing policemen to face trial for alleged torture under Bo Xilai’s crime crackdown

One of the accused says they were simply following orders but actually 'opposed illegal interrogation tactics'

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Former Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai (left) and former police chief and deputy mayor Wang Lijun spearheaded a crackdown on organised crime. The campaign was lauded but also criticised for its use of "illegal tactics". Photo: Reuters Former Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai (left) and former police chief and deputy mayor Wang Lijun spearheaded a crackdown on organised crime. The campaign was lauded but also criticised for its use of "illegal tactics". Photo: Reuters
Former Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai (left) and former police chief and deputy mayor Wang Lijun spearheaded a crackdown on organised crime. The campaign was lauded but also criticised for its use of "illegal tactics". Photo: Reuters
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