Chinese official: Fallen politician plotted against leaders

In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, photo, Liu Shiyu, chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission, speaks during a discussion group meeting held on the sidelines of China’s 19th Party Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Liu on Thursday accused the former party secretary of Chongqing, Sun Zhengcai, of plotting a coup against the party leadership in the clearest explanation yet of the abrupt firing of the former rising star. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)


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