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  1. FILE PHOTO: Hundreds of thousands of people fill Beijing's central Tiananmen Square

    Commentary: The ghost of Tiananmen Square hovers over a 'fragile superpower' even after 30 years

    The Tiananmen Square crisis in Beijing was the first time a popular uprising in a long-isolated country was broadcast live around the world, says ...
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    Commentary: Xi Jinping unlimited also means Xi Jinping fully responsible for China’s outcomes

    Removing the term limits on Xi Jinping's power has the short-term gain of entrenching his authority, but it still may not end well, says an ...
  3. A TV screen shows a live news broadcast of Chinese President Xi Jinping introducing his Politburo S

    Commentary: Xi Jinping's unsettling approach to governing modern China

    The removal of formal term limits on China's presidency comes as no surprise but a highly personalist rule will make it trickier for outsiders to ...
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    Commentary: Tackling economic hurdles a key priority for China in 2018

    After a year of consolidating power, the Chinese Communist Party will focus on confronting some of the country's biggest economic hurdles in 2018, ...
  5. China new Politburo

    Commentary: China's political leadership line-up and power structures for a new era

    With the conclusion of China's 19th Party Congress, political commentator Bo Zhiyue examines China's new leadership line-up.
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    Commentary: China’s ambition burns bright - with Xi Jinping firmly in charge

    With the conclusion of the 19th Chinese Communist Party Congress, La Trobe University's Nick Bisley reflects on its outcomes, President Xi ...
  7. Xi and new politiburo

    Chinese Communist Party unveils new leaders, no obvious Xi successor

  8. Kinmen war veteran

    From war to peace: A Kinmen war veteran's account

    Tung Chung-hua, 87, fought in the three great battles of Kinmen between China's Communist Party and Taiwan's Kuomintang and lives to tell the tale.
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    Commentary: Vision of a new era for a strong China reflects domestic priorities, not global ambitions

    At the Chinese Communist Party's 19th Party Congress, Xi Jinping heralded a new era in China's development. One observer examines what this new ...