Critics of the Interpol appointments said trust in the policing body would be eroded. Photo: AP
Critics of the Interpol appointments said trust in the policing body would be eroded. Photo: AP
Interpol

China’s nominee wins Interpol seat despite concerns of human rights groups

  • The candidacy of Hu Binchen, an official in the Chinese public security ministry, was also opposed by alliance of lawmakers from 20 countries
  • Election helps China use global policing body for repressive policies, endangering Hongkonger, Uygur, Tibetan, Taiwanese and Chinese dissidents, alliance says

Topic |   Interpol
Critics of the Interpol appointments said trust in the policing body would be eroded. Photo: AP
Critics of the Interpol appointments said trust in the policing body would be eroded. Photo: AP
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