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As the government aims to reduce troop levels by 300,000 by the end of 2017, those who have already lost their positions protest in Beijing

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ne protestor held a sign that read, "Our rights and benefits to be transferred from military posts to suitable civilian work have been violated."
1 year ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
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