WANG JUNTAO

A college graduate of Nuclear Physics from Beijing University, Master of Public Administration of The John F. Kennedy School of Government from Harvard University, Ph.D. of Comparative Politics in Political Science from the Columbia University. After the June 4 Massacre in 1989, Mr. Wang became a fugitive. He was eventually arrested on November 24, 1990. Being charged with “attempt to overthrow the government” and “anti-revolutionary propaganda”, he was sentenced to 13 years in prison. In 1994, Mr. Wang was released for “medical reasons” and sent directly from the prison onboard to the airplane flying to U.S. Mr. Wang is the current CoChairman of the National Committee of the Chinese Democratic Party.

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