The nation was shocked by the news and millions of people posted on Chinese social media to commemorate him when the news first broke on Friday morning.
Li served as premier for two terms between 2013 to 2023. He stepped down in March.
He was hailed by the party as “an excellent [party] member, a time-tested and loyal communist soldier and an outstanding proletarian revolutionist, statesman and leader of the party and the state”.
Former US Presidential National Security Advisor and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, one of the defining figures of twentieth century American diplomacy, has died at the age of 100.
As winter descends on the front lines, Kyiv is running out of options. The summer offensive turned into a costly disaster in more ways than one. Mr. Zelensky is low on men, treasure, foreign support, and most importantly, morale.
The newest edition of Eurasia focuses on Southeast Asia, exploring the emerging region's latest developments in geopolitics, economy, sustainability and innovation.
When it comes to the changing world order of the 21st century, the rise of Asia is the talk of the town, but the news is mostly about China. However, the Southeast Asian region plays a prominent economic and geopolitical role on the vast continent.