The new Standing Committee files onto the stage in Beijing on 15 November 2012
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China leadership: the men behind the suits

Xi Jinping has been presented to the world as the man chosen to lead China for the next decade.

Mr Xi, who has promised to work for a "better life" for the people, was unveiled alongside six others in the new Politburo Standing Committee on Thursday.

John Sudworth reports from Beijing on the men behind the suits.

  • 16 Nov 2012
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