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Senior Research Analyst for East Asia

The events of the past month suggest several ways to counter antidemocratic pressure from China’s government.

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China’s Communist Party abolishes constitutional limits on presidential terms, clearing the way for President Xi Jinping to lead indefinitely and ending U.S. hopes for liberal change in China. 

A Chinese court sentenced visiting Taiwanese democracy activist Lee Ming-che, to five years imprisonment for discussing democracy on social media.

The spread of repressive policies has implications for U.S. security interests in the region.

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