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Xi pushes for clean, reformed military

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 05:50

Mr Xi is overseeing an ambitious military modernisation programme, which includes the painful culling of 300,000 members from the ranks, as well as developing high-tech weapons.


CHINESE President Xi Jinping has used a traditional visit to outlying regions before the Chinese New Year to urge the military to ensure they are free from corruption and following party orders on reform and training.

Chinese leaders generally use the time around the

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