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  1. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA reshuffle strengthens Xi Jinping's hand in corruption fight

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 05:18am by Angela Meng

    ... Angela Meng angela.meng@scmp.com Two key 'princelings' are set for promotion as president targets corruption and aims to turn world's largest army into a battle-ready force ... and General Xu Qiliang. Both were appointed in 2012. During the era of Jiang Zemin, the CMC had two to four career servicemen as vice-chairmen. Both Liu and Zhang are so-called princelings ...

  2. News - China - DEFENCE

    Generals promoted in top-level PLA reshuffle

    Posted Oct 27th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Department- on Thursday. Ding, as the son of the late Ding Qiusheng, a revolutionary veteran, is regarded as a princeling. He was seen as a rising star in early 2002 when he was commander of the North ...

  3. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA takes higher profile in disputed waters

    Posted Mar 31st 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... and premier Wen Jiabao, who were criticised by the public as being too soft and weak when dealing with territorial disputes," Ni said. "As someone from a princeling background, Xi is more ...



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