Party chief of Guangzhou investigated

Posted: June 28, 2014 at 3:15 a.m.

HONG KONG -- The Communist Party chief of Guangzhou, one of China's most populous and richest cities, has been held for investigation by the party's anti-corruption agency, state-run media announced Friday, one day after he admonished city officials to embrace President Xi Jinping's campaign against lax discipline.

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