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Business tycoon critical of President Xi Jinping sentenced to 18 years in jail on corruption charges

A business tycoon who is an outspoken critic of China’s President Xi Jinping has been sentenced to 18 years in jail on charges of corruption. Ren Zhiqiang was found “guilty of corruption, bribery and embezzlement of public funds” a Beijing court said according to Global Times. Zhiqiang was also fined US$ 620,000. Ren went missing […]