Australian writer Yang Hengjun is set to face trial on an espionage charge in Beijing soon. Photo: Reuters Australian writer Yang Hengjun is set to face trial on an espionage charge in Beijing soon. Photo: Reuters
Australian writer Yang Hengjun is set to face trial on an espionage charge in Beijing soon. Photo: Reuters

Australian writer Yang Hengjun detained in China set to face trial in Beijing

  • Blogger, 55, was detained in January 2019 after arriving from New York
  • Friend says Yang’s lawyers were told on Wednesday that his case had been transferred to the Beijing Second Intermediate People’s Court

Topic |   China-Australia relations
Australian writer Yang Hengjun is set to face trial on an espionage charge in Beijing soon. Photo: Reuters Australian writer Yang Hengjun is set to face trial on an espionage charge in Beijing soon. Photo: Reuters
Australian writer Yang Hengjun is set to face trial on an espionage charge in Beijing soon. Photo: Reuters
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