Na­tional MP checks dec­la­ra­tion

Weekend Herald - - NEWS -

Na­tional MP Jian Yang is re­view­ing his New Zealand cit­i­zen­ship ap­pli­ca­tion to check that his dec­la­ra­tions about his back­ground in the Chi­nese mil­i­tary were cor­rect. Na­tional leader Bill English re­vealed yes­ter­day that Yang was dou­ble- check­ing his ap­pli­ca­tion from 13 years ago. It was re­vealed on Wed­nes­day that Yang taught English to Chi­nese in­tel­li­gence agency cadets so they could mon­i­tor pri­vate com­mu­ni­ca­tions.

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