China Constitution Revolution: Xi Jinping Now Can Rule FOREVER. Will Trump Do the Same?

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China approved the scrapping of president term limits, due to which has the opportunity to remain ‘president for life’, Business Insider reports. 

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President for life? 

At the end of October last year, the Communist Party of China placed President on the same level with Mao Zedong, and was re-elected Secretary-General of the party for another 5 years.

The National People’s Congress adopted new constitutional after the annual meeting. Almost 3,000 members of the national people’s congress voted on the proposal. Two members of the Congress voted against the new terms, and three – abstained.

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Source: Time

Quite interesting that since the 90s, the president’s rule in China has been limited to two terms. 

As is known, earlier the Chinese Communist Party proposed to remove from the Constitution the limits that the president and vice president of the PRC cannot hold office for more than two consecutive terms.

The CPC Central Committee proposed to adopt the term of office of the president and vice president of the People’s Republic of China to be the same as that of the National People’s Congress.

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Source: kq2.com

The party is split into two factions: coalition was in a “life-and-death” battle with Jiang. Earlier, Jiang “crew” was accused of planning political coups.

As the rumors spread, Xi decided to take everything in his hands and conduct major reforms.

Will Trump do the same? 

According to Bloomberg, Trump commented on China’s term limits change and expressed his wish to do the same in US.

“Don’t forget China’s great and Xi is a great gentleman. He’s now president for life,” Trump said. “I think it’s great. Maybe we’ll give that a shot someday.”

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Trump said this during a speech at a fundraising dinner held on March 3 in his private estate in Florida.

Trump praised the efforts of his Chinese counterpart , aimed at extending his term of office and noted that he supports this change and wants to establish it in US.

Source: uschamber.com

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