An official newspaper said that almost 1,700 people were arrested in the south China province of Guangdong in 2018 for their links to gang-related crime. Photo: Reuters

China’s anti-corruption campaign snares 1,689 in Guangdong in 2018

  • Many high-ranking Communist Party officials, civil servants arrested for criminal activities, official newspaper says
  • Announcement comes just days after party declares ‘crushing victory’ in war on corruption
Topic |   Crime in China

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An official newspaper said that almost 1,700 people were arrested in the south China province of Guangdong in 2018 for their links to gang-related crime. Photo: Reuters
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