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British consulate staffer Simon Cheng held in China for soliciting prostitute: report

One year ago   |   By New York Post

A staffer at the British Consulate General in Hong Kong has been detained in China for “solicitation of prostitution,” according to a state-backed newspaper. The Chinese Foreign Ministry confirmed Wednesday that Simon Cheng had been detained in the border city of Shenzhen neighboring Hong Kong. The trade and investment officer at consulate in the former...
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Employee at Britain's Hong Kong mission detained in China over prostitution-report

Employee at Britain's Hong Kong mission detained in China over prostitution-report

One year ago   |   By National Post

BEIJING - An employee at the British consulate in Hong Kong has been detained in China for involvement in prostitution, China's state-backed Global Times newspaper said on Thursday.
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