Thursday, November 26, 2015   

Bo Xilai to stand trial on Monday
(01-25 15:22)

The former Communist Party chief in Chongqing, Bo Xilai, will stand trial on Monday in Guiyang city. A Hong Kong newspaper, Ta Kung Pao, reported on its website that the trial will last three days, RTHK reports.
Bo's wife was given a suspended death sentence for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood last year.
Bo was expelled from the Communist Party and charged with abuse of power.
The report said police had ended their investigations.
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