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Why General Fang Fenghui Was Purged
January 14, 2018
Why General Fang Fenghui Was Purged
Fang, the former chief of joint staff, has close ties to disgraced top generals who are accused of attempting a coup.
Why General Fang Fenghui Was Purged
China’s Senior General to Face Military Prosecution on Suspicion of Bribery
January 10, 2018
China’s Senior General to Face Military Prosecution on Suspicion of Bribery
Fang Fenghui had accompanied Chinese President Xi Jinping to Florida and met U.S. President Donald Trump last year.
China’s Senior General to Face Military Prosecution on Suspicion of Bribery
The Mysterious Death of a Chinese General
December 28, 2017
The Mysterious Death of a Chinese General
What Zhang Yang’s suicide reveals about Xi Jinping’s political situation.
The Mysterious Death of a Chinese General
The Death of Zhang Yang and China's Military Purge
December 02, 2017
The Death of Zhang Yang and China's Military Purge
General Zhang’s suicide comes as Xi consolidates his hold over the Chinese military.
The Death of Zhang Yang and China's Military Purge
Chinese Senior General Commits Suicide Under Corruption Investigation
November 29, 2017
Chinese Senior General Commits Suicide Under Corruption Investigation
A Chinese military newspaper criticized him for ending his life “in such a shameful way.”
Chinese Senior General Commits Suicide Under Corruption Investigation
2 Top Generals Left Off Delegate List to 19th National Congress
September 07, 2017
2 Top Generals Left Off Delegate List to 19th National Congress
The two members of the Chinese Central Military Commission are reportedly facing disciplinary probes.
2 Top Generals Left Off Delegate List to 19th National Congress
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