Does Deng's Army Shakeup Mean Reform Is A Surer Thing?By
Purges in China have long been bloody, chaotic affairs that disrupt the economy. But right now, a major shakeup at the highest levels of China's armed forces is taking place so quietly that its dimensions are only just now being understood. It started last fall, when a top military man, General Yang Baibing, 72, called together his cronies to make contingency plans for the post-Deng Xiaoping era.
To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.
If you believe that you may have received this message in error please let us know.