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  4/9/2014, Nissan 9, 5774

Chinese President to Peres: Peace Talks at a 'Critical Stage'


The President of China, Xi Jinping, told visiting President Shimon Peres on Tuesday that he hoped to see progress in the peace process between Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA).

Peres’s state visit to China at the invitation of the Chinese President began with a welcome reception and a diplomatic meeting with President Xi. Peres was welcomed by a guard of honor and a choir of children waving Israeli and Chinese flags.