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Yang Baibing

How rise and falls in rankings reveal true picture

For keen China watchers reading the tea leaves of opaque mainland politics, the most interesting news item of last week came on Monday.

Monday, 28 January, 2013, 12:53pm 1 comment

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I hope Yang's memoirs will be published soon as it will help the public look into the whole [June 4] incident

Tiananmen dissident Wang Dan on the death of military strongman Yang Baibing

 

This is a court statement and not your TV script

Madam Justice Mimmie Chan chides high-profile sushi-chain boss Ricky Cheng

 

17 Jan 2013 - 5:10am

Obituary: Yang Baibing backed 1989 crackdown and prospered from it

Yang Baibing, one of the military strongmen who supported former paramount leader Deng Xiaoping's bloody crackdown on the 1989 pro-democracy protest in Tiananmen Square, has died at the age of 93.

Xinhua said yesterday that Yang, who was director of the People's Liberation Army's General Political Department in 1989, died after an illness in Beijing on Tuesday afternoon.

17 Jan 2013 - 7:54am

Veteran revolutionary Yang Baibing dies

Yang Baibing, a veteran revolutionary and strong proponent of economic liberalisation, has died. He was 92.

16 Jan 2013 - 4:13pm