PBS NewsHour

China might make Xi Jinping president for life

Clip: 02/26/2018 | 4m 54s

Chinese President Xi Jinping may never have to leave office under a proposal to amend the country’s constitution in order to abolish the two-term limit on the office of the president. Christopher Johnson of the Center for Strategic and International Studies sits down with William Brangham to discuss what this means for China and the U.S.

Aired: 02/26/18

Rating: NR

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