XI JINPING LOOKS TO KEEP GROWING HIS LEADERSHIP IN KEY PARTY MEETING

Xi Jinping, the President of China, expanded and consolidated his leadership further at a key Communist party meeting – Central Committee meeting this week, while there is vast publicity in the state media. The Central Committee consists of more than 300 of the party’s top leaders who include provincial governors and party secretaries as well as financial and military elites.

 

The meeting that was held in Beijing, which ended on Thursday this week, defended Xi calling his leadership an ‘anchor’ for the party. He had his ‘core’ leader status high which enabled him to further increase his power over the party and the government. The plenary meeting has decided to cement the ‘core’ status of the president which has extended his presidency for the third consecutive term, and even further. The current resolution which is only third in the past hundred years of the Communist Party only made exceptions for Mao Zedong and his successor Deng Xiaoping. 

 

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