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Xi Jinping’s threats of ‘crushed bodies and shattered bones’ are an echo of another violent past

After more violent street demonstrations in Hong Kong last weekend, China’s President Xi Jinping took a harder, more chilling stance on the dissent ravaging the city. On an overseas visit to Nepal, he was quoted as warning that any attempt to split China “will end in crushed bodies and shattered bones.” It is a macabre, […]