The People's Daily (June 2) published a signed article by TAR Party Secretary Wu Yingjie titled: "The Glory of the Party Illuminates the People of the Frontier and the People in the Frontier". In the 1492-word article, Wu Yingjie praised the leadership and "care" of the CCP and said that because of it "Tibet has flourished in the big family of the motherland and has created a miracle on earth that spans thousands of years in just a few decades." He said, "the 6th and 7th Tibet Work Forum of the Central Committee guided Tibet to solve many long-standing problems that had not been solved". He pointed out that "There are 141 air routes and 67 navigable cities; The mileage of highways is 118,800 kilometres, and the mileage of high-grade highways is 688 kilometres; Construction of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway has started and the Lalin section will soon be completed and opened to traffic; The four "Electric Power Roads" of Qinghai-Tibet, Sichuan-Tibet, Central Tibet, and Ali have been built successively; People's livelihood projects such as hospitals in the autonomous region have been steadily advanced; The construction of 624 well-off border villages has basically been completed; and The installed power capacity reached 4.2305 million kWh, of which clean energy accounted for 89.6%. Wu Yingjie stressed that "the cadres and masses of all ethnic groups have further strengthened their confidence and determination to support the core, trust the core, loyal to the core, defend the core, appreciate the party’s favour, listen to the party, and follow the party."

(Comment: The article included 7 references to Xi Jinping.)

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