HEADLINE Xi: We call ourselves descendants of the dragon

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Xi: We call ourselves descendants of the dragon

CGTN

09:35, November 09, 2017

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan invited US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump to the Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, after the US president started his state visit to China on Wednesday afternoon. During the tour, Xi briefed the visiting couple on the history, architecture and culture of the museum, noting its importance to Chinese history and culture. Xi said that "Chinese civilization is a unique lasting culture in the world that passed down through generations consistently," adding, "We call ourselves descendants of the dragon." 

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