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Murder trial of Bo Xilai's wife set to begin
Top Chinese politician's wife stands accused of killing British businessman Neil Heywood.
Last Modified: 08 Aug 2012 19:59

The wife of ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai, is set to appear in court on Thursday.  

Gu Kailai is charged with murdering Neil Heywood, a British businessman at a hotel in the city of Chongqing after a dispute over a failed business deal, in November.

Al Jazeera's Rob Reynolds reports from Hong Kong.

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