Prof. Julian Ku Quoted on Consequence of Meng Hongwei’s Arrest in Washington Free Beacon

Julian Ku, Maurice A. Deane Distinguished Professor of Constitutional Law, Faculty Director of International Programs

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By Bill Gertz
Washington Free Beacon
Nov. 13, 2018

The National Supervisory Commission was behind the unusual disappearance and detention in October during a visit to China of Meng Hongwei, president of the international police organization Interpol and a vice minister of public security.

The report said that Meng, who later resigned from Interpol, was a victim of China’s new “liuzhi,” or extrajudicial punishment policy created by the National Supervisory Commission.

The arrest “should cause the rest of the world to think harder about how to respond to China’s … campaign to build legitimacy and influence among international organizations,” Julian Ku, professor at Hofstra University School of Law said of Meng’s disappearance and arrest.

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