Ex-Swedish ambassador to China Anna Lindstedt arrives at the district court in Stockholm. Photo: AFPEx-Swedish ambassador to China Anna Lindstedt arrives at the district court in Stockholm. Photo: AFP
Ex-Swedish ambassador to China Anna Lindstedt arrives at the district court in Stockholm. Photo: AFP

Ex-Swedish China envoy acquitted over talks to free jailed bookseller Gui Minhai

  • Anna Lindstedt was accused of attending an unauthorised meeting last year to get the Chinese-Swedish publisher freed from custody in China
  • This is the first time since the 18th century that an ambassador has faced trial in Sweden

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Ex-Swedish ambassador to China Anna Lindstedt arrives at the district court in Stockholm. Photo: AFPEx-Swedish ambassador to China Anna Lindstedt arrives at the district court in Stockholm. Photo: AFP
Ex-Swedish ambassador to China Anna Lindstedt arrives at the district court in Stockholm. Photo: AFP
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