China confirmed the missing head of Interpol has been detained and is under investigation by its anti-corruption body

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Newsweek—Interpol, which represents 100 member countries, had urged China on Saturday to clarify whether or not Meng had been detained and on what basis.

China claims missing Interpol head was corrupt. China said it is investigating the former head of Interpol for bribery and other crimes on Monday, just days after Meng Hongwei sent his wife an image of a knife before disappearing from his home in France. “The investigation against Meng Hongwei taking bribes and suspected violations of law is very timely, absolutely correct and...