My travels with antiseptic future


After humiliating former President Hu Jintao, Xi Jinping spreads fear in China by ousting his former protégé, Chen Gang.

Pablo M. Diez, ABC China Correspondent (third from left), with Chen Gang (fourth) during an official trip in 2005 abc

Pablo M Diez

When I came to China in 2005 as a correspondent for the ABC, one of the first officials I met was its dissolute and purged foreign minister, Chen Gang. At that time, he had just returned from the embassy in America and was preparing…

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