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70 Years of the People’s Republic of China

The PRC has outlived the Soviet Union. But what will its future hold?

A massive military parade dominated Beijing on Oct. 1, with President Xi Jinping at the center. But is China an awakening giant or a stumbling one? And how much is the country today rooted in the past? Throughout China’s national week, Foreign Policy will explore these questions—and others.