China's new leadership team revealed as Xi tightens grip on power

Li Keqiang, China's premier, was the only one to retain his post in the seven-man line-up of China's new top decision-makers.

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    Li Keqiang, China's premier, was the only one to retain his post in the seven-man line-up of China's new top decision-makers.

    Many see the reshuffle as a way for President Xi Jinping to consolidate his grip on power.

    Al Jazeera's Adrian Brown reports from Beijing.


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