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Five things to know about China’s twice-a-decade Communist congress

China’s Communist Party opens its 19th National Congress on Wednesday, a twice-a-decade political meeting to reshuffle leadership positions. Here are five questions and answers regarding the opaque selection process: What’s the meeting about? China’s Communist Party has held 18 congresses to fill its leadership ranks since 1921. The party, which has held absolute power since […]