Reforming China’s Arms Procurement System: An Effort to be Closely Watched

by Yoram Evron

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 361

Publisher: Washington, DC: East-West Center
Publication Date: November 2, 2016
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Yoram Evron, Visiting Fellow at the East-West Center in Washington, explains that “The PLA reforms are facing unavoidable challenges of organizational inertia and resistance by commanders and units that lose their power. In addition, President Xi still faces opposition within the party.”

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