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Chinese VP Xi Jinping arrives in Dublin

02-20-2012 09:02 BJT Special Report:Vice President Xi Visits US, Ireland, Turkey |

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Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping has arrived in Dublin to continue his official visit to Ireland. Xi kicked-off his visit by travelling to the scenic city of Shannon on Saturday.

While visiting the Shannon Free Zone, Xi said that China and Ireland should deepen mutually beneficial economic cooperation. Earlier on Sunday, he also visited a farm in a suburb of Shannon. Ireland is the second leg of Xi’s three-nation tour which will also take him to Turkey.

Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping (C) receives flowers upon his arrival in Shannon, Ireland, Feb. 18, 2012. Xi kicked off his official visit to Ireland on Saturday as guest of Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny. (Xinhua/Lan Hongguang)

Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping (R, front) waves upon his arrival in Shannon, Ireland, Feb. 18, 2012. Xi kicked off his official visit to Ireland on Saturday as guest of Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny. (Xinhua/Lan Hongguang)

 

Editor:Zhang Jingya |Source: CNTV.CN

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