Lin Zuluan during the TV appearance
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Village chief's 'confession' aired on TV in China

The chief of a village in China which staged a high-profile revolt in 2011 over local corruption has appeared on TV saying he accepted bribes.

Lin Zuluan, the democratically elected leader of Wukan in southern Guangdong province, was arrested on Saturday.

He was seen on Tuesday reading a statement on state television, but some residents say it was a forced confession

  • 21 Jun 2016