Xi borrows from Mao playbook

Newly-elected Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers his maiden speech at the closing session of the National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 17, 2013. Xi Jinping told the country's military to improve its ability to "win battles" in his first speech as head of state, as Beijing is embroiled in a bitter territorial row with Japan. AFP PHOTO / GOH CHAI HINGOH CHAI HIN/AFP/Getty Images

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    Xi borrows from Mao playbook

Is President Xi Jinping using China's communist past to gain political points? CNN's David McKenzie reports.