Former Chinese President Jiang Zemin died on Wednesday at the age of 96, Chinese state media reported.
Jiang died from leukemia and multiple organ failure in Shanghai at 12:13 p.m., the official Xinhua news agency said.
China’s President Jiang Zemin gestures during his press conference in Beijing, China, September 2, 1994. REUTERS/Will Burgess/File Photo
Chinese President Xi Jinping stands next to former president Jiang Zemin and Premier Li Keqiang on Tiananmen Gate before the military parade marking the 70th founding anniversary of People’s Republic of China, on its National Day in Beijing, China October 1, 2019. REUTERS/Jason Lee/File Photo
Chinese President Jiang Zemin delivers his speech during the handover ceremony in Hong Kong at midnight July 1, 1997. REUTERS/Kimimasa Mayama/File Photo
Performers travel past Tiananmen Square next to a float showing former Chinese president Jiang Zemin during the parade marking the 70th founding anniversary of People’s Republic of China, on its National Day in Beijing, China October 1, 2019. REUTERS/Jason Lee/File Photo
Chinese President Jiang Zemin listens to his translator as reads his speech to the China-Britain Business Council at the Whitehall Banqueting Hall in London, Britain, October 20, 1999. Pool via REUTERS/File Photo
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