03 June 2017

News Story: China confirms investigation into Japanese citizen for harming national security

BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson confirmed on Friday that a Japanese citizen was under investigation for harming Chinese national security.

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying made the confirmation at a daily press briefing.

According to Kyodo News, a Japanese man in his 60s was detained by Chinese authorities in Liaoning Province in May.

Read the full story at Xinhua