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The rise of Xi Jinping poses no threat to the world

Western anti-China groups, especially those in the US, are wary of  Xi Jinping’s elevation to the ranks of Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping. A November/December Foreign Affairs article by Minxin Pei, a staunch anti-Beijing scholar, says China is returning to “strongman” rule and  that Xi will violate human rights. Others claim Xi is building a […]