Global Politics

China's New Leadership Unveiled

Meet the new leaders of China's Communist Party. At the top is the incoming president, Xi Jinping. He's 59, the son of a well-known reformer but most of the other leaders introduced at Thursday's news conference are older and conservative.

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The World's Mary Kay Magistad looks at what that might mean for China's future.

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    President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden talk with Vice President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China and members of his delegation in the Oval Office, Feb 2012. (Photo: White House/ Pete Souza)

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