Xi Jinping’s grip on power will last as long as it is needed to get the job done, and no more. Illustration: Craig Stephens

China’s president for life? Not Xi Jinping, a student of history

Deng Yuwen says even with the removal of presidential term limits, Xi is too mindful of the lessons of history and the need to win over public opinion to consider holding power till his death

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Xi Jinping’s grip on power will last as long as it is needed to get the job done, and no more. Illustration: Craig Stephens
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