China Politics

August 14, 2012 - 7:38 AM
FILE - In this May 4, 2012 file photo, Chinese President Hu Jintao, right, Premier Wen Jiabao, left, and Vice President Xi Jinping, center, clap as they arrive for a conference to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Youth League at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. China's ruling communists are sticking to their trademark secrecy by keeping mum on the dates of a crucial leadership conference due this fall. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan, File)