A commentary in the PLA Daily said the existing system was outdated, too centralised and challenged the Communist Party's absolute leadership over the army. Photo: AP A commentary in the PLA Daily said the existing system was outdated, too centralised and challenged the Communist Party's absolute leadership over the army. Photo: AP
A commentary in the PLA Daily said the existing system was outdated, too centralised and challenged the Communist Party's absolute leadership over the army. Photo: AP

Chinese military confirms HQs to go in dramatic shake-up to rid challenge to Communist Party's leadership

Military mouthpiece confirms restructure, says existing system poses challenge to Communist Party's absolute rule over the armed forces

A commentary in the PLA Daily said the existing system was outdated, too centralised and challenged the Communist Party's absolute leadership over the army. Photo: AP A commentary in the PLA Daily said the existing system was outdated, too centralised and challenged the Communist Party's absolute leadership over the army. Photo: AP
A commentary in the PLA Daily said the existing system was outdated, too centralised and challenged the Communist Party's absolute leadership over the army. Photo: AP
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