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Xi Jinping puts forth a vision of globalisation at Beijing summit

He outlines his one-belt-one-road project, to build trade routes from Asia to the Americas via Europe, Africa
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 05:50

The event allowed President Xi to place himself on the global scene just as the US is taking a step back.


CHINESE President Xi Jinping positioned himself as the champion of free trade, and called on global leaders to fight against protectionism in his speeches delivered during the one-belt-one-road summit which closed Monday evening in Beijing.

"Globalisation is encountering

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