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Military Budget, Presidential Term Limits in Spotlight at China Political Meeting

How much of a boost China's military will get this year is just one of many issues to watch during the rising power’s top-level political meetings that begin Monday in Beijing. Also in the crosshairs, a proposal to allow the president to stay in office indefinitely that is expected to win approval. In the run-up to the meetings, state media have been brimming with reports on military drills and defense firms have lobbied for more spending, highlighting the military’s growing strength...

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