"The previous Interpolchefen Meng Hongwei will be prosecuted in China for bribery."
"Meng Hongwei, who disappeared during a visit to China last autumn, are also excluded from the communist party and dismissed from their duties, it says in a statement from the communist party."
"Meng Hongwei is accused of having abused their power, refused to follow the communist party's decision,"
"Meng was previously one of several deputy ministers of public security in China and was appointed as chairman of the international police organization Interpol 2016. In september last year, he disappeared mysteriously during a visit in the homeland China."
"eventually, announced by chinese authorities that he had been detained under allegations of inter alia bribery. In October sent Meng submitted his resignation to Interpol. He has not been able to reach since his detention and it is unclear if he has been allowed to get assistance of a lawyer, writes Reuters."
"Meng Hongwei were reported missing by his wife Grace Meng in France who had written the letter and asked for help from the president of Emmanuel Macron, in conjunction with China's president Xi Jinping visited France in a week."
"Chinese Meng Hongwei became president of the international police organization Interpol 2016, despite international criticism of China by him would be able to seek out political opponents abroad. Ordföranderollen is, however, a high degree of formal and Meng continued to serve as one of several deputy ministers of public security of China."
"His disappearance in connection with a trip to the home country at the end of september is the first in a series of several sensational cases in China, where, among other things, government officials and affärsmagnater gone for weeks or months at a time."
"Stjärnskådespelaren Fan Bingbing disappeared under mysterious circumstances in July of this year, but came back to the public spotlight recently, at the same time as the chinese government directed a prosecution for tax evasion against her."
"The Swedish-chinese the publisher Gui Minhai, imprisoned in China, disappeared under mysterious circumstances from a hotel room in Thailand three years ago. A few months later, he surfaced in China's state-controlled television where he weeping, pleaded guilty to the criminal allegations."
"Sources: AFP, Reuters, with multiple"