Xi stresses safeguarding national security, social stability and peaceful life – Xinhua
Honor guards wave red flags in front of the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 8, 2020. (Xinhua/Li Xiang)
BEIJING, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) — Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, has called for efforts to safeguard national political security, social stability and people’s peaceful life.
Xi, also Chinese president and chairman of the Central Military Commission, made the call in a recent political and legal work instruction.
Efforts must be made to ensure fair access to justice for every individual, Xi said in the statement.
Calling on the political and legal work front to uphold the absolute leadership of the CPC and draw wisdom and strength from the Party’s centuries-old struggle, Xi urged it to promote the ability to prevent and defuse major risks and improve law enforcement and judicial policies and measures.
Xi also stressed deepening the comprehensive reform of political and legal work and consolidating the achievements of the frontline officer education campaign.
Party committees at all levels should study and resolve important issues that impede political and legal work in a timely manner and help political and legal bodies perform their duties in accordance with laws, Xi noted in the statement. ‘instruction.
Efforts should be made to provide a solid guarantee to push forward the peaceful China initiative and promote the rule of law to a higher level, thereby welcoming the 20th CPC National Congress with solid actions, Xi said.
Xi’s instruction was delivered by Guo Shengkun, a member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and head of the Political and Legal Affairs Commission of the CPC Central Committee, at a central political work conference on Saturday. and legal. ■