PBS NewsHour

What Xi Jinping’s power play means for U.S.-China relations

Clip: 10/25/2017 | 5m 13s Video has closed captioning.

The Communist Party congress ended with the anticipated reveal of China's new leadership, but no clear successor to President Xi Jinping was named. With his ideology now enshrined in the party's constitution, Xi is solidifying his grip on power. John Yang speaks with Christopher Johnson of the Center for Strategic and International Studies about what this means for China.

Aired: 10/25/17

Rating: NR

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