Chinese authorities investigate more senior officials for corruption

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Chinese authorities investigate more officials for corruption charges

Chinese authorities are looking at more senior officials after former Security Chief Zhou Yongkang was placed under investigation. CCTV America’s Pan Deng reports from Beijing with more on China’s anti-corruption campaign.

Chinese authorities investigate more officials

Chinese authorities investigate more officials

Chinese authorities are looking at more senior officials after former Security Chief Zhou Yongkang was placed under investigation.CCTV America's Pan Deng reports from Beijing with more on China's anti-corruption campaign.

China announced investigation of eight senior officials on Wednesday. Among them, two provincial level officials were removed from their post. One is Tan Li, vice-governor of Hainan province. Former vice-curator of the Beijing Zoo is also among the officials under investigation. These high ranking authorities are accused of bribery and serious violations of rules and discipline while holding public office.