Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin at Li Peng’s funeral in Beijing. Photo: Handout

Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin joins Communist Party chiefs at funeral of Tiananmen premier Li Peng

  • Xi Jinping and other leaders lead mourning for Li, a controversial figure accused of playing a key role in the suppression of pro-democracy protesters in 1989
  • Event marks rare public appearance by 92-year-old Jiang, who has kept a low profile in recent years because of his fragile health
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Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin at Li Peng’s funeral in Beijing. Photo: Handout
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