The hulk of the Sanjiang Church still stands near Wenzhou, where local officials are accused of stalling the building's demolition. Photo: AFP The hulk of the Sanjiang Church still stands near Wenzhou, where local officials are accused of stalling the building's demolition. Photo: AFP
The hulk of the Sanjiang Church still stands near Wenzhou, where local officials are accused of stalling the building's demolition. Photo: AFP

Local officials face discipline for allowing construction of Sanjiang Church in Wenzhou

The congregation of the now-demolished church says it was targeted illegally after operating with permits, but the county government says the church violated building codes

The hulk of the Sanjiang Church still stands near Wenzhou, where local officials are accused of stalling the building's demolition. Photo: AFP The hulk of the Sanjiang Church still stands near Wenzhou, where local officials are accused of stalling the building's demolition. Photo: AFP
The hulk of the Sanjiang Church still stands near Wenzhou, where local officials are accused of stalling the building's demolition. Photo: AFP
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