Sweden’s supreme court will rule on the Chinese extradition request for Qiao Jingjun, whom the Chinese Communist Party holds responsible for a multi-million-dollar embezzlement case during his terms as director of a grain storehouse in Henan.
Qiao was arrested near Stockholm in June 2018.
The case is being closely watched as China has been accused by human rights groups Swedish prosecutors are expected to argue in favour of authorising Qiao’s extradition. Qiao’s defence is expected to argue ag...

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