CHINA CONFIRMS IT IS HOLDING ‘MISSING’ INTERPOL PRESIDENT

dailycaller.com | 10/7/2018 | Staff
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China’s Central Commission for Discipline Inspection confirmed the status of missing Interpol President Meng Hongwei in a short statement Sunday, saying he is under the supervision of the state for suspected violation of the law.

Meng, who is also the vice minister of public security in China, “is suspected of violating the law and is currently under the supervision of the State Supervision Commission,” the official announcement reads.

Authorities - Whereabouts - Meng - Disappearance - September

Chinese authorities have been largely quiet on the whereabouts of Meng since his mysterious “disappearance” in September after returning to China from France.

She also reportedly went to the French authorities 10 days after she had last heard from her husband, and said in statement that she’d been receiving threats on social media and over the phone.

China - Announcement - Meng - Reports - Corruption

China’s announcement does not say exactly where Meng is or if he was officially arrested, but reports have been circling that he is being investigated for corruption, including taking bribes and other unspecified crimes, CNN reports.

Interpol, which is based in France and otherwise known as The International Criminal Police Organization, issued a statement Sunday saying Meng had resigned from his position as president.

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