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A summary of the top news in Chinese politics and current affairs for May 18, 2017. Part of the daily SupChina news roundup "Dog meat reportedly banned at infamous festival."

Chinese President Xi Jinping waves as he reviews the army, at the beginning of the military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, in Beijing, China, September 3, 2015. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj