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China sets up anti-corruption bureau

September 6, 2007

BEIJING (AP) – China has created its first agency to combat corruption, a rampant problem that the country’s communist leadership has said is a threat to their rule, state media reported Thursday.

The establishment of the National Corruption Prevention Bureau by the State Council, China’s Cabinet, comes as party leaders prepare for a major meeting next month to renew President Hu Jintao‘s mandate and set policy for the next five years.

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