Chinese President Xi Jinping told Communist Party leaders in October that Zhou Yongkang, Bo Xilai, Guo Boxiong, Xu Caihou and Ling Jihua “all engaged in political conspiracy activities”. Photo: AP

Xi accuses fallen officials of ‘political conspiracies’

Comments in address to party leaders point to power struggles behind dramatic downfalls

2 Jan 2017 - 11:41PM