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Ping-pong diplomats reunite in Michigan

After 45 years, ping-pong athletes who took part in a series of historic exchanges between China and the US in 1971 and 1972 reunited at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, the first stop on the Chinese table tennis team’s visit to the US in 1972.

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Ping-pong diplomacy marks 45th anniversary

More than 200 people gathered at the Killerspin House in Chicago on Saturday to celebrate the 45th anniversary of ping-pong diplomacy between China and the US.

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Major General Zhang, a war hero, founder, dies at 101

Zhang Yuhua, the retired major general and war hero, died early on Sunday in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, at age 101, reducing the number of generals who fought to establish the People’s Republic of China to 25.

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Speech strikes chord with foreign, domestic firms

Both domestic and global companies have expressed great confidence generated by President Xi Jinping’s speech at the opening of the BRICS Business Forum in Xiamen on Sunday.

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China, Tajikistan upgrade relations, boost cooperation

China and Tajikistan signed 13 documents to enhance cooperation in such areas as agriculture, energy, finance and infrastructure on Thursday.

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Xi open to mending fences with Seoul

President Xi Jinping said on Thursday that he is ready to make concerted efforts with President Moon Jae-in of the Republic of Korea to properly address the differences between the two countries.

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