Death of Deng Liqun

November 27, 1915 - February 10, 2015
Beijing, China | Age 99

China's ex-propaganda chief dies
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The Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) — Deng Liqun, a former conservative propaganda chief known for his criticism of China's economic reforms, died Tuesday in Beijing of illnesses, according to the official Xinhua News Agency. He was 99.

Xinhua did not specify the illnesses.

Unrelated to Deng Xiaoping, the former Chinese leader who championed economic reforms after decades of class struggle, Deng Liqun was an orthodox Marxist theoretician who criticized Deng Xiaoping's more...

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