Newly appointed vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission Xu Qiliang (at podium) leads the military oath-taking ceremony at the National People’s Congress in Beijing on Sunday. Also pictured are CMC vice-chairman Zhang Youxia (back row, centre) and regular members (from left) Zhang Shengmin, Li Zuocheng, Wei Fenghe and Miao Hua. Photo: EPA-EFE

China confirms anti-graft official’s position on military’s ruling body as war on corruption heats up

Zhang Shengmin becomes the first disciplinary chief to land a place on the top table of the Central Military Commission

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Newly appointed vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission Xu Qiliang (at podium) leads the military oath-taking ceremony at the National People’s Congress in Beijing on Sunday. Also pictured are CMC vice-chairman Zhang Youxia (back row, centre) and regular members (from left) Zhang Shengmin, Li Zuocheng, Wei Fenghe and Miao Hua. Photo: EPA-EFE
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