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Prosecutors pursue former officials of Chinalco, Shanxi

(Xinhua) Updated: 2014-11-27 17:00

BEIJING - Chinese prosecutors have indicted or identified several officials for arrest over their alleged corrupt practices, the top procuratorate announced on Thursday.

The Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) told the local Handan procuratorate, in North China's Hebei province, to file a prosecution case against the former vice president of State-owned aluminum producer Aluminum Corporation of China (Chinalco), Li Dongguang.

The case will be heard by the Handan Intermediate People's Court over his suspected acceptance of bribes, the SPP said in a statement.

In another case, the provincial people's procuratorate of North China's Shanxi province have decided to arrest Zhang Xiuping, former deputy secretary of the Communist Party of China's (CPC) Jinzhong committee, over graft allegations.

The investigation into Zhang continues, the statement added.

The statement also revealed that prosecutors in the city of Chuzhou in East China's Anhui province have charged Zhou Yao, a former official in Anhui's Lu'an city, for accepting bribes and power abuse.


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