Lots in a name: reshuffled PLA units resist Xi’s reforms

The incorporation of China’s 1.5-million-strong paramilitary police force into the Communist Party’s Central Military Commission in December wrapped up President Xi Jinping’s reforms of the military, which saw the overhaul and creation of theater commands and aggressive disarmament, as well as the re-designations of military units nationwide. Party mouthpieces have been told to laud the […]