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Concerns for health of Australian journalist Cheng Lei, detained in China for ‘supplying state secrets’

The partner of Chinese-Australian journalist Cheng Lei — detained by Beijing authorities since August 2020 — said he has serious concerns about her declining health behind bars in an interview aired Thursday. Cheng, a mother of two and former anchor at Chinese state broadcaster CGTN, was formally arrested in February 2021, when she was charged […]