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Opinion: If Xi Jinping ignores unwritten guidelines on term limits, he risks a destabilizing return to ‘rule of man’ instead of ‘rule of law’

hould Xi Jinping seek to break unwritten rules and remain in power past 2022, other Chinese politicians may follow suit, risking the nation's internal stability and relations with foreign countries as the 'rule of man' supercedes a more predictable 'rule of law,' the author writes.
11 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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