Zhang Tao, who was chairman and party secretary of China Aerospace Investment Holdings, has been arrested in Beijing over alleged assaults on two scientists. Photo: Handout Zhang Tao, who was chairman and party secretary of China Aerospace Investment Holdings, has been arrested in Beijing over alleged assaults on two scientists. Photo: Handout
Zhang Tao, who was chairman and party secretary of China Aerospace Investment Holdings, has been arrested in Beijing over alleged assaults on two scientists. Photo: Handout

Head of China’s aerospace investment firm arrested over alleged assault on scientists

  • China Aerospace Investment Holdings chairman Zhang Tao faces charges of intentional assault after scientists aged 85 and 54 were hurt on June 6
  • Internet users ask why it took so long for the incident to be made public and who ordered censorship of social media posts relating to Zhang

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Zhang Tao, who was chairman and party secretary of China Aerospace Investment Holdings, has been arrested in Beijing over alleged assaults on two scientists. Photo: Handout Zhang Tao, who was chairman and party secretary of China Aerospace Investment Holdings, has been arrested in Beijing over alleged assaults on two scientists. Photo: Handout
Zhang Tao, who was chairman and party secretary of China Aerospace Investment Holdings, has been arrested in Beijing over alleged assaults on two scientists. Photo: Handout
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