Officers from the Eastern Command salute the flag in Gutian in Fujian province on Wednesday. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Officers from the Eastern Command salute the flag in Gutian in Fujian province on Wednesday. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Leaders of military’s Eastern command gather in Gutian town in show of loyalty to Communist Party

Top officers pledge oath to party flag and visit Mao Zedong memorial in historically significant town

Topic |   China's military
Officers from the Eastern Command salute the flag in Gutian in Fujian province on Wednesday. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Officers from the Eastern Command salute the flag in Gutian in Fujian province on Wednesday. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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