Australian writer Yang Hengjun has been in detention in China since January 2019. Photo: Reuters Australian writer Yang Hengjun has been in detention in China since January 2019. Photo: Reuters
Australian writer Yang Hengjun has been in detention in China since January 2019. Photo: Reuters

China-Australia ties: Yang Hengjun to stand trial next week

  • Writer, who has been in detention for more than two years, will face charge of spying in closed-door trial
  • Yang has spoken with his lawyers, ‘but his family have been denied access’, his friend says

Topic |   China-Australia relations
Australian writer Yang Hengjun has been in detention in China since January 2019. Photo: Reuters Australian writer Yang Hengjun has been in detention in China since January 2019. Photo: Reuters
Australian writer Yang Hengjun has been in detention in China since January 2019. Photo: Reuters
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