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Confession of jailed Chinese internet tsar goes on display in new Communist Party museum




The written confession of Lu Wei, China’s disgraced internet tsar who once rubbed shoulders with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, was put on display by Beijing in an exhibition dedicated to its efforts to fight corruption.Lu, 61, became the first director of the Cyberspace Administration of China when the office was founded in 2014. In 2019, he was sentenced to 14 years in prison after pleading guilty to corruption charges.Displaying his confession is part of Beijing’s efforts to show the…



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