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A story of death, sex and elite Chinese politics, told by the BBC's China editor, Carrie Gracie. A juicy mystery with major consequences.

The story of the mysterious murder which changed the course of Chinese politics. Carrie Gracie investigates the killing of a British man, Neil Heywood, in Chongqing in 2011, and explores his links to China's up-and-coming power couple. China is gripped by a lurid show trial. You can hear additional material in the podcast version of the programme.
Producers: Maria Byrne and Neal Razzell
Sound mix by James Beard.

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Mon 13 Mar 2017 13:45

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