SHENZHEN, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) — After nearly three years of illegal detention in Canada on Saturday night (Sept. 25) Meng Wanzhou Huawei Chief Financial Officer has arrived in Shenzhen Guangdong Province, South China with charter flights organized by the Chinese government which land at Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport or Shenzhen Airport at about 10 p.m.
after stepping out of the plane with the fuselage emblazoned with the Chinese flag Meng in a red dress waved to the crowd that was waiting to welcome her. Applause and cheers sounded as she stepped down the stairs. before the airport staff gave her flowers.
Amid the flags fluttering in the hands of the crowd and the sound of the words “Welcome home” appeared on the canvas they were holding to welcome her. “Welcome home, Ms. Meng Wanzhou.”
Among the more than 100 people waiting at the airport were Meng’s family members. Central and local government officials as well as her colleagues at Huawei.
There were no handshakes or hugs at this reception. Because it is to prevent the spread of the new corona virus ( COVID -19) Meng gave a short speech at the airport.
“After more than 1,000 days of suffering, I finally returned to my motherland,” Meng said.
“As an ordinary Chinese citizen suffering from this situation and being stranded abroad for almost three years, there has never been a moment where I have not been able to feel the care and warmth of the Party of Homeland. people,” she said.
“President Xi Jinping cares for the safety of all Chinese citizens. including me I am extremely grateful,” Meng said. “I also want to thank the relevant authorities. for support and assistance They have firmly defended the rights and legitimate interests of Chinese enterprises and citizens.”
“The Motherland is our strongest support,” she said. I’m proud of my hometown.” Meng bowed several times during his speech in front of the crowd. which cheered and applauded her impressive words.
After the speech ended Suddenly, the crowd began to sing Ode to the Motherland, which Meng also sang with them.
Meng Wanzhou is arbitrarily detained in Canada Dec. 1, 2018 at Vancouver International Airport. at the request of the United States on extradition
She denied all allegations. and reached an agreement with the US Attorney by the US side has withdrawn the extradition request which Meng did not pay any fines.
Hua Chunying, spokesman for the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs It said on Saturday the facts had proved that the targeting of Meng was a political persecution aimed at thwarting Chinese high-tech firms. He said that the allegations of fraud that Meng had to face were all fabricated. “What the US And Canada has made a clear example of arbitrary detention.”
news The release of this Chinese executive provoking overwhelming response among Chinese internet users Meng’s return This happened after the Chinese government made relentless efforts. It is regarded as an important victory for the Chinese people. “I’m so excited. I almost couldn’t hold back my tears,” one comment said.
The picture of Meng returning home was broadcast by the announcer. news Of the country, the people of Shenzhen, home of Huawei, have welcomed her return warmly.
On Saturday night, several of the city’s key buildings showed giant welcome messages. There was also a flying drone as a welcome message to her home. And in the airport terminals, various rousing songs were played.
In accordance with the regulations for epidemic control after returning to the country Meng will be quarantined at the designated hotel.