• Kyodo


A Chinese historian who had taught at a university in Hokkaido and was detained by Chinese authorities for espionage has been prosecuted, the Foreign Ministry said Thursday.

But Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin did not elaborate the details of the prosecution of Yuan Keqin, a scholar who had worked for Hokkaido University of Education.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.