Wikileaks Speech Dump: Hillary Clinton Called It ‘Good News’ That China’s Xi Will ‘Assert His Authority’

Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping (C) proposes a toast with Vice President Joe Biden (R) and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (L) during a a lunch in honor of Chinese VP at the State Department in Washington, DC,  February 14, 2012.         AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON        (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Hillary Clinton allegedly told attendees at multiple private speeches that she believed Chinese President Xi Jinping was a “sophisticated” and “effective” leader and it was “good news” for America that he was working to “assert his authority” over the People’s Liberation Army.