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Xi Jinping discussed the progress of party and state organizational reform, emphasizing that there is only one year left before the 2020 deadline to achieve results (see Senior Leaders section).
The general offices of the Central Committee and State Council published a guideline on building China’s public legal service system (see Senior Leaders section).
People’s Daily’s Zhong Sheng column lashed out at the US over arms sales to Taiwan, accusing it of “using Taiwan to control China” (see Propaganda Work section). Senior Leaders
Xi Jinping Gives Speech on Organizational Reform
7.5 Xi Jinping attended and gave a speech at a meeting to summarize the deepening of party and state organizational reform in Beijing. He said that deepening the reform of party and state organizations is a “systematic and holistic restructuring of the party and state’s o…