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  1. News - China

    Hawkish General Liu Yuan sounds note of caution on Diaoyus row

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK, Minnie Chan

    ... 'Princeling' Liu Yuan sounds note of caution on Diaoyus row with Japan, backing peaceful path A senior PLA general and "princeling", usually seen as a hawk, struck ... a party "princeling" as his father, Liu Shaoqi , was head of state between 1959 and 1968. Liu said seizing the chance for peaceful development should be Beijing's overriding ...

  2. News - China - POLITICS

    Fear over PLA loyalty before party congress sees propaganda frenzy

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... They have similar princeling backgrounds and were widely tipped for elevation to the Central Military Commission, the PLA's top decision-making body, before the fall of the former Chongqing ...

  3. News - China

    Xi Jinping youngest head of Central Military Commission in three decades

    Posted Nov 16th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... of a defence policy research centre at Shanghai University of Political Science and Law, said that Xi, as a top military leader with a princeling background - who experienced a series of political ...

  4. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA leadership changes reflect a fine balancing act

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... interests," Hu said. Meanwhile, Zhang Youxia belongs to Xi's princelings faction - the descendants of party veterans - as the son of General Logistics Department director Zhang Zongxun . In 1947, ...

  5. News - China - MILITARY

    Xi cements control over PLA with unique background

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

    ... settle into the position to his diverse background, including military service and his status as the "princeling" son of a revolutionary leader. Such experiences make him better ...



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