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China, Sri Lanka pledge to boost relations

11-11-2012 22:25 BJT

Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie (R) meets with Sri Lankan Secretary of Defence and Urban Development Ministry Gotabaya Rajapaksa in Beijing, China, Nov. 11, 2012. Rajapaksa was in China to attend the 9th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition to be held in the southern city of Zhuhai. (Xinhua/Ding Lin)

BEIJING, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie on Sunday met with a Sri Lankan delegation headed by Secretary of Defence and Urban Development Ministry Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

During the meeting in Beijing, they pledged to make efforts to boost relations between the two countries and their militaries.

Rajapaksa is in China to attend the 9th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition to be held in the southern city of Zhuhai.

 

Editor:James |Source: Xinhua

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