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On EU Visit, Chinese President Caught Up in Ukraine Dilemmai
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April 01, 2014 1:36 AM
China’s President Xi Jinping is wrapping up a week-long tour of Europe aimed at fostering better economic ties with its number one trading partner. Observers say long-held concerns over human rights in China continue to hamper relations - but Europe is also seeking China’s diplomatic backing in its dispute with Russia over Ukraine. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.

On EU Visit, Chinese President Caught Up in Ukraine Dilemma

Published March 31, 2014

China’s President Xi Jinping is wrapping up a week-long tour of Europe aimed at fostering better economic ties with its number one trading partner. Observers say long-held concerns over human rights in China continue to hamper relations - but Europe is also seeking China’s diplomatic backing in its dispute with Russia over Ukraine. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.


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