Chinese-Australian academic Yang Hengjun pictured in 2014. Photo: Handout via Reuters Chinese-Australian academic Yang Hengjun pictured in 2014. Photo: Handout via Reuters
Chinese-Australian academic Yang Hengjun pictured in 2014. Photo: Handout via Reuters

Australia accuses China of falling ‘short of basic standards of justice’ in Yang Hengjun spy case

  • Canberra’s top diplomat said government ‘disappointed and deeply concerned’ that Chinese prosecutors were moving ahead with the case
  • Yang, a Chinese-Australian academic, was detained in Guangzhou in January last year. The charges against him have been shrouded in secrecy

Topic |   Australia
Chinese-Australian academic Yang Hengjun pictured in 2014. Photo: Handout via Reuters Chinese-Australian academic Yang Hengjun pictured in 2014. Photo: Handout via Reuters
Chinese-Australian academic Yang Hengjun pictured in 2014. Photo: Handout via Reuters
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