采访/唐音 编辑/陈洁 后制/陈建铭
Big Gun CCDI – Warning For Jiang Zemin?
On February 1, The Central Commission for Discipline
Inspection’s (CCDI) stressed severe punishment
for all corruption, so-called “zero tolerance" for corruption.
Feb 4, the Commission also issued a warning that for major
corruption cases, they will not only investigate the person
concerned, but also the related leadership.
Some analysts point out that the Chinese authorities have
focused on the former CCP Central Committee Political Bureau
Standing Committee, Vice President Zeng Qinghong,
which points to the ultimate “big tiger" – former Leader
February 4, the CCP official media “Xinhua" reported that
CCDI’s research revealed that some long uncovered, big cases
have become even more corrupt because they were not
processed in many years.
In some places, there are some long-term corrupt triad
gangs with a large number of suspects and covering large
territories that are not being investigated.
The report also said that the CCDI will implement “one case –
two investigations” in the localities, departments and units with
major corruption cases and serious disciplinary offenses.
They will investigate the person concerned and the related
leadership, including the responsibility of the party committee
and the discipline inspection commission.
Although the CCP has not announced the case of the Secretary
of the Central Political and Law Commission, Zhou Yongkang,
he has been said to be a dead tiger, internally.
After Zhou Yongkang‘s henchman from “PetroChina" was
involved in corruption, the case was characterized as the
“PetroChina" group case,
China Mobile, controlled by the former CCP leader Jiang
Zemin’s family, this case was characterized as “China Mobile"
group case on December 27, 2013.
Recently, the “China Mobile" former Guangdong Chairman and
General Manager Xu Long was checked due to serious
Now, it seems that the Chinese authorities‘anti-corruption
campaign already targets the ultimate “Big Tiger", Jiang Zemin
because the Commission also investigated the leadership.
It is said that the former Vice-President Zeng Qinghong is a
major advisor of Jiang Zemin.
February, Hong Kong “Open" magazine cover story revealed
Zeng Qinghong is the big tiger locked-in by the authorities.
He is the object of the “I Task Force" investigation.
They used the same way to investigate Zeng Qinghong and
Zhou Yongkang, starting from basics.
Currently, they are mainly investigating Zeng Qinghong’s son
Zeng Wei for devouring “Shandong Luneng" 70 billion
and Zeng Zeng’s brother Zeng Qinghuai‘s economic problems
“Open" cited the news that Zhou Yongkang’s family and
cronies‘corruption involved Zeng Qinghong‘s family.
Zeng Qinghong’s niece Zeng Baobao had been involved in
Zhou Yongkang’s housekeeper Wu Bing’s ZhongXu
corruption system chain.
Hong Kong “South China Morning Post" pointed that Zeng
Baobao’s father, Zeng Qinghuai is close to Wu Bing and
and has repeatedly funded or co-organized large-scale
cultural activities to help Zeng Qinghuai.
Shandong rights lawyer Li Xiangyang: “The main reason for
corruption in China is because of the CCP‘s autocratic
The CCP leaders will not give up the authoritarian regime
because it gives them privileges like the emperor."
It is said that Zeng Qinghong helped Jiang Zemin make
suggestions to purge Yang Shangkun,
force Qiao Shi to step down, continue to persecute Falun Gong
and promote Zhou Yongkang.
Zhou Yongkang actively persecuted Falun Gong practitioners,
throughout the whole of society, when he was the Minister of Public
Security and the Secretary of the Central Political and Law Committee.
The Public Security Department became recognized as the darkest
and most corrupt Department.
The opposition between the people and officials is
It is said that the cost of persecuting Falun Gong was equivalent
to that of a war, for the CCP.
US China columnist Ren Baiming: “the current authorities are
very clear that the Falun Gong issue is the core of China’s political
situation; everything is a paper war without resolving the Falun
Investigating economic corruption cases, is in actuality
the rooting out of deeper elements such as Zeng Qinghong
and Jiang Zemin. “
US China columnist Ren Baiming pointed out that Jiang Zemin
implemented the corruption ruling in order to allow officials to
act as the vanguard for persecuting Falun Gong.
Ren Baiming: “Jiang Zemin took advantage of the CCP corruption
system to foster and promote corrupt officials to persecute
In fact, he made the CCP foundation rot away through corruption.
In this case, investigating Jiang Zemin and corruption to fight
the big tiger is actually catching the essence."
January 30, the traditional Chinese New Year’s Eve, Jiang
Zemin’s Yangzhou housekeeper, Ji Jianye was expelled from
the Party and transferred to judicial authority.
Political commentator Zhang Sutian pointed out that it is a
sign that the current leader Xi Jinping is fully at war with
Rear/TangYIN edited/CHenGie interview/CHengJianming