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Editorial: New leaders of assertive China

  • The Jakarta Post

| Mon, November 19 2012 | 09:21 am

PREMIUM The 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China — essentially the supreme decision-making mechanism within the party — concluded on Thursday, confirming the appointment of Xi Jinping to succeed Hu Jintao as China’s leader. The week-long congress formally named Xi as the party’s general-secretary and, surprisingly, also appointed him chairman of the Central Military Commission (C...