China's Communist Party turns 90

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In this Tuesday, May 26, 2015 photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, meets with senior officers of Zhejiang Military Area Command during an inspection tour in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province when Xi had a three-day inspection tour in the province. Rapturous crowds. Beaming workers. Pep talks for the troops. The TV coverage Thursday, May 28 of Chinese president's recent visit to the eastern province was a tour de force of Communist propaganda, showcasing what's seen as an emerging cult of personality around the country's strongest leader in decades. (Li Gang/Xinhua via AP)

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Chinese President Hu Jintao celebrated the Communist Party on its 90th anniversary Friday for its ability to adapt and said it must use that skill to fight corruption and ease social conflict if it is to stay in power.

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