Ma Jian is the highest-ranking national security official to be investigated since the downfall of security tsar Zhou Yongkang. Photo: Handout Ma Jian is the highest-ranking national security official to be investigated since the downfall of security tsar Zhou Yongkang. Photo: Handout
Ma Jian is the highest-ranking national security official to be investigated since the downfall of security tsar Zhou Yongkang. Photo: Handout

China begins prosecution of former senior spy on corruption charges

Ma Jian, who was a deputy minister of state security, is accused of graft and abuse of power

Topic |   Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign
Ma Jian is the highest-ranking national security official to be investigated since the downfall of security tsar Zhou Yongkang. Photo: Handout Ma Jian is the highest-ranking national security official to be investigated since the downfall of security tsar Zhou Yongkang. Photo: Handout
Ma Jian is the highest-ranking national security official to be investigated since the downfall of security tsar Zhou Yongkang. Photo: Handout
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