Grace Meng, who does not want her face shown, looks at her mobile phone in the lobby of a hotel in Lyon, France, in October. Photo: AP

‘I would have been killed’: France grants asylum to wife of ex-Interpol chief Meng Hongwei

  • Lawyers argue Grace Meng would be in danger in China after criticising authorities for the handling of her husband’s case
  • She and their two young sons granted refugee status last week
Topic |   Meng Hongwei

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Grace Meng, who does not want her face shown, looks at her mobile phone in the lobby of a hotel in Lyon, France, in October. Photo: AP
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China’s top prosecutor says Meng Hongwei is accused of taking huge bribes and will face trial in Tianjin. Photo: AP

Chinese ex-Interpol president Meng Hongwei to face trial in Tianjin

  • Official accused of taking ‘huge amounts of bribes’, Supreme People’s Procuratorate says on conclusion of its investigation
  • Case passed to the Tianjin No 1 Intermediate People’s Court where Meng will stand trial
Topic |   Meng Hongwei

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China’s top prosecutor says Meng Hongwei is accused of taking huge bribes and will face trial in Tianjin. Photo: AP
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