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Premier-designate Li Qiang: The enforcer

Li Qiang (l.) has always stood united at Xi Jinping’s side.

The premier-designate of the People’s Republic of China and the Party leader for life already came very close in the past. A nearly 20-year-old photo shows Li Qiang and Xi Jinping side by side in front of the cliffs of Nanji Island. The island is located off the coast of Zhejiang, where the two politicians once spent parts of their careers together.

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