• Xi Jinping tells Chinese marines to focus on 'preparing to go to war' during military base visit

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    China's President Xi Jinping attends a welcoming ceremony for Madagascar's President Hery Rajaonarimampianina outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China March 27, 2017.
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    China's president told marines they have an "important responsibility" to safeguard the country's territory, sovereignty, and maritime interests.
    Xi also went to Shantou, where he praised Chinese people living overseas for their contributions to the nation's reforms.
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