Australian writer Yang Hengjun arrested for espionage in China
Tuesday, 27 August 2019
Australian writer Yang Hengjun could face a lengthy jail sentence - or even the death penalty - after he was arrested on suspicion of espionage.
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Australian writer Yang Hengjun, who has been detained in China since January, has been formally arrested on suspicion of espionage, according to Australian officials. Jayson Albano reports.
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