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Jiang Zemin, former Chinese president, died at the age of 96, Hu Jintao’s predecessor

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China’s state news agency reported that former Chinese President Jiang Zemin, who led his country through an era of deep turmoil from 1989 until the early 2000s, died on Wednesday at the age of 96.

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He came to power the day after the crackdown on protests in Tiananmen Square in Beijing and accompanied the transformation of the world’s most populous country into a global power.

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Jiang Zemin died of leukemia and multiple organ failure in Shanghai at 12:13 p.m. [mercredi] November 30, 2022, at the age of 96”, New China announced.

When Jiang Zemin was formally appointed in 1989 by former leader Deng Xiaoping as his successor, China was only at the beginning of its economic modernization.

The man who changed China

When Jiang Zemin stepped down as president in 2003, China became a member of the World Trade Organization, won the 2008 Beijing Olympics and was well on its way to becoming a superpower. He left the political scene in 2004.

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Analysts said that the former mayor and head of the Communist Party of Shanghai, Jiang Zemin, along with a close circle of leaders, continued to exert influence over Chinese political life even after his official retirement. He left behind his wife, Wang Yiping, and two sons.

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