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China's Communist Party to hold sixth plenum on Nov 8-11 -state media

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A Chinese flag flutters at the Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China October 25, 2019. REUTERS/Florence Lo

BEIJING, Oct 18 (Reuters) - China's ruling Communist Party's Central Committee will hold a key meeting, its sixth plenum, on Nov. 8-11, according to a report from the official Xinhua news agency, citing a Politburo decision.

The Central Committee is the largest of the Party’s top decision-making bodies, and its plenums typically take place once a year.

The sixth plenum will focus on Party history and achievements, according to the Xinhua report.

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