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Meng Hongwei, president of Interpol, delivering an addresses at the opening of the Interpol World Congress in Singapore. - The former Chinese head of Interpol, who went missing last month, was accused of accepting bribes on October 8, becoming the latest top official to fall in President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption dragnet.

The Interpol president who disappeared 6 months ago has been abruptly expelled from the Chinese Communist Party

Meng Hongwei's expulsion seems to be part of President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign, which critics say is a way to remove political rivals.
Kim Jong Yang speaks after being elected President of Interpol on November 21, 2018.

Interpol elected a South Korean president after China disappeared its old one

The international police organization elected Kim Jong-yang as its president on Wednesday. He succeeds Meng Hongwei, who remains missing.
Interpol delegates are in Dubai this week to pick Meng's replacement.

Interpol reportedly to elect a Russian president after China mysteriously disappeared its old one

Alexander Prokopchuk is expected to win Interpol's snap presidential election. The former Interpol president, Meng Hongwei, is still missing.
Interpol President Meng Hongwei in Lyon, France, in May 2018.

China detained the vanished president of Interpol one month ago — and his wife fears he’s dead

China said on October 7 that it was investigating Meng Hongwei over bribery allegations. Interpol said it received his resignation that same day.
Meng Hongwei went missing and is feared dead under China's watch. Here, Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks at a conference in Xiamen, China, in September 2017.

The Interpol chief who vanished in China is feared dead after even his wife hasn’t heard from him in weeks

Interpol president Meng Hongwei went missing after traveling to China in late September. A week after his disappearance China said Meng had been detained and investigated over bribery allegations, and Interpol said it received his resignation. His wife said she was "not sure he's alive."
Meng Hongwei, president of Interpol, delivering an addresses at the opening of the Interpol World Congress in Singapore. - The former Chinese head of Interpol, who went missing last month, was accused of accepting bribes on October 8, becoming the latest top official to fall in President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption dragnet.

‘You listen, but you don’t speak:’ Wife of missing former Interpol chief says Chinese agents threatened her over the phone

Grace Meng told the Associated Press that speaking out about her husband's fate risks retaliation from China and puts her "in great danger."
Interpol President Meng Hongwei in Lyon, France, in May 2018.

China says it detained missing Interpol chief over bribery allegations as wife claims ‘political persecution’

Beijing confirmed that Meng Hongwei, the Interpol president who vanished after visiting China, was detained and being investigated over bribery allegations. His last text message to his wife was an emoji of a knife, which she said was a warning that he was in danger.

Interpol chief Meng Hongwei under investigation, China says

China said on Sunday it was investigating Meng Hongwei for suspected wrongdoing.