The move may help improve combat readiness and tackle cronyism – two key aspects of Xi Jinping’s military changes. Photo: Xinhua via AP

Chinese military chiefs set to move PLA service branch headquarters out of Beijing

  • Military sources say leadership hopes move out of capital will help to improve combat readiness and reduce cronyism
  • Command units of five main forces expected to move to second or third-tier cities and undergo streamlining
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The move may help improve combat readiness and tackle cronyism – two key aspects of Xi Jinping’s military changes. Photo: Xinhua via AP
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