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China leaders' kin 'stash riches in offshore tax havens'

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Relatives of top Chinese leaders including President Xi Jinping and former premier Wen Jiabao have used offshore tax havens to hide their wealth, according to a mammoth investigation released on Wednesday. 

Relatives of top Chinese leaders including President Xi Jinping, shown on October 4, 2013, and former premier Wen Jiabao have used offshore tax havens to hide their wealth, a mammoth investigation reveals

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), citing information culled from 2.5 million leaked documents, said that Xi's brother-in-law and Wen's son and son-in-law were among those with offshore holdings.

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