Xi Jinping leads other officials to bow during a formal memorial for the late former Chinese President Jiang Zemin at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Tuesday. Screengrab: CCTV via AP
Xi Jinping leads other officials to bow during a formal memorial for the late former Chinese President Jiang Zemin at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Tuesday. Screengrab: CCTV via AP
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New journey by Xi to build on foundations laid by reformer Jiang

  • As China moves forward, the legacy of Jiang Zemin will prove invaluable for President Xi Jinping, who faces challenges equal to those overcome by his predecessor

Xi Jinping leads other officials to bow during a formal memorial for the late former Chinese President Jiang Zemin at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Tuesday. Screengrab: CCTV via AP
Xi Jinping leads other officials to bow during a formal memorial for the late former Chinese President Jiang Zemin at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Tuesday. Screengrab: CCTV via AP
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