The ex head of Shanxi's environmental protection department, Liu Xiangdong. Dozens of officials have been detained in the province in recent months, accused of graft. Photo: sxrb.comThe ex head of Shanxi's environmental protection department, Liu Xiangdong. Dozens of officials have been detained in the province in recent months, accused of graft. Photo: sxrb.com
The ex head of Shanxi's environmental protection department, Liu Xiangdong. Dozens of officials have been detained in the province in recent months, accused of graft. Photo: sxrb.com

Environmental protection chief in coal-rich Chinese province accused of corruption

Liu Xiangdong’s case linked to the granting of environmental permits for mining projects, according to news website

The ex head of Shanxi's environmental protection department, Liu Xiangdong. Dozens of officials have been detained in the province in recent months, accused of graft. Photo: sxrb.comThe ex head of Shanxi's environmental protection department, Liu Xiangdong. Dozens of officials have been detained in the province in recent months, accused of graft. Photo: sxrb.com
The ex head of Shanxi's environmental protection department, Liu Xiangdong. Dozens of officials have been detained in the province in recent months, accused of graft. Photo: sxrb.com
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