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Xi stresses solid efforts to win battle against poverty

2018-06-11 19:50:00 (Beijing Time)


BEIJING - Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, has made instructions urging local officials to seek a complete victory in poverty alleviation.

President Xi, also chairman of the Central Military Commission, said that the task of eliminating poverty is arduous and the time is pressing, and down-to-earth work style is needed.