Hong Kong's biggest corruption trial opens

Accused of bribing a senior government official, the billionaire Kwok brothers could face up to seven years in prison.

    The biggest corruption trial in Hong Kong’s history has begun in the city’s High Court. On trial are two brothers from one of the city’s most powerful families, for allegedly bribing a senior government official. The trial is expected to take more than two months.

    Al Jazeera's Rob McBride reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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