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Xi Jinping Absence

Missing Chinese Leader Reappears, State Media Claims

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

* Xi visits Beijing university, first public appearance in two weeks * Pictures show him looking well, laughing * Rumou...

VP Disappearance Raises Question In Chinese Politics

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

BEIJING — China's missing leader-in-waiting, Xi Jinping, has been mentioned in an official newspaper report in state media's only reference to h...

The Ominous Disappearance of Xi Jinping

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 11.12.2012 | World
Tom Doctoroff

The mysterious disappearance of China's heir apparent, Xi Jinping, will be unsettling for Chinese citizens and a murky leadership vacuum is the last thing China needs right now.

Where Is China's President-In-Waiting?

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 11.10.2012 | World

BEIJING — Where is president-in-waiting Xi Jinping? Is he nursing a bad back after pulling a muscle in a pick-up soccer game (or maybe in the s...