One commentator suggested that the new rules were a sign of Xi Jinping’s tighter control of the military. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese troops ordered to shape up and project a ‘first-class image’

New guidelines designed to boost PLA’s public image and combat readiness will also offer extra rewards for soldiers taking part in overseas missions

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One commentator suggested that the new rules were a sign of Xi Jinping’s tighter control of the military. Photo: Xinhua
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