Communist Party congress: How China picks its leaders

Every five years, the eyes of the world turn to China as the ruling Communist Party holds its congress. The event determines who will lead the Party. Those people will go on to lead the 1.3 billion people of China – most of whom don’t get a say – and helm the world’s second largest economy. The 19th congress will begin on 18 October and while significant leadership changes are

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