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Zhou Yongkang

Last mentioned in Beijing : China
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Zhou Yongkang's Biography

Zhou Yongkang (born December 1942) is a senior leader in the Communist Party of China (CPC) who is currently serving as the 9th ranked member of the powerful Politburo Standing Committee (PSC), and the Secretary of the Central Political and Legislative Committee, an organ directing central government legal policy and the legislative agenda. In this position Zhou also oversees China's security forces and law enforcement institutions.

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File photo of Zhou Yongkang at the closing ceremony of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing
File photo of Zhou Yongkang at the closing ceremony of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing
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  • China probes former official

    Beijing : China | 1 day ago

    China announced Tuesday that its powerful former security czar is under investigation, confirming the hushed whispers that have been circulating over the last year. Zhou Yongkang is the most senior ...

  • China announces probe into former domestic security czar

    Hong Kong : China | 2 days ago

    Zhou Yongkang, the former domestic security czar, was placed under investigation in accordance with Party regulations, the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection said in a one-line statement ...

  • China's former Minister of Security Zhou Yongkang, investigated for ...

    Beijing : China | 2 days ago

    The Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) announced today that it has decided to investigate Zhou Yongkang, former head of the security services of the Asian power and the ...

  • China launches corruption probe against former security czar

    Toronto : Canada | 2 days ago

    After a three-decade hiatus, a Chinese-Afghan language dictionary that's been one man's lifetime work is about to be published, a reminder of the importance China has at times attached to soft power......

Zhou Yongkang News Stories

  • Will Zhou Yongkang's Downfall Change Chinese Law?

      News Source: International Business Times | 16 hours ago
    As recently as two years ago, Zhou Yongkang stood near the pinnacle of Chinese politics. One of nine members of the Standing Committee of the Politburo, the country's highest governing body, Zhou controlled China's vast domestic security apparatus,
  • Investigation closes in on political 'tiger'

      News Source: The New Zealand Herald | 22 hours ago
    Beijing goes after most powerful official yet Zhou Yongkang One of the most powerful men in China, who once controlled the police, intelligence networks and law courts, is under investigation by the Communist Party. For nearly two years,
  • BC-AP News Coverage Advisory

      News Source: Taiwan News | 24 hours ago
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