Sun Lijun has been formally charged with corruption. Photo: Handout
Sun Lijun has been formally charged with corruption. Photo: Handout

Former senior Chinese security official Sun Lijun charged with taking ‘huge’ bribes

  • Sun, who is also accused of ‘serious’ market manipulation and illegal firearms possession, will stand trial soon, according to state media
  • His case is set to feature along with that of other former officials in a new anti-corruption documentary series

Topic |   Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign
Sun Lijun has been formally charged with corruption. Photo: Handout
Sun Lijun has been formally charged with corruption. Photo: Handout

Corrected [11:31am, 15 Jan, 2022]

  • [11:31am, 15 Jan, 2022]

    An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified Sun Lijun as a former security minister. He is a former vice-minister.

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