Rumors of a coup spread around Beijing following a political purge in which the powerful Bo...

|By:, SA News Editor

Rumors of a coup spread around Beijing following a political purge in which the powerful Bo Xilai was removed from his post. State media has not mentioned his name since the firing and social media services are now cracking down as well. One source of the rumors: Mr. Bo's ally - Zhou Yongkang - is the country's domestic security chief.