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High-ranking general who was an ally of disgraced security chief is the latest target in Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
eneral Wang Jinping, deputy chief of the Joint Staff Department in the powerful Central Military Commission, is the first general caught in the crackdown while still in active military service.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.