When gang leader Chen Xinfu was apprehended he asked his arresting officers to “take good care of me, for old times’ sake”. Photo: Miaopai.com

China’s war on organised crime, corrupt officials sees 79,000 people detained

  • Nationwide effort seeks to round up gang bosses and the ‘protective umbrellas’ who allow them to act with impunity
  • Leaders see campaign’s success as evidence of Communist Party’s legitimacy to govern, expert says
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When gang leader Chen Xinfu was apprehended he asked his arresting officers to “take good care of me, for old times’ sake”. Photo: Miaopai.com
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