Anthony KuhnInternational Correspondent Anthony Kuhn is currently based in Beijing, China.
Chinese President Xi Jinping earlier this month waits for British Prime Minister Theresa May ahead of a meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing. Xi is coming to the end of his first term and is expected to be appointed to a second term in March.
Jiaolong, China's manned submersible, is retrieved after its dive in the Mariana Trench on June 1, 2017, after its 20th dive in the world's deepest known trench since 2012.
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China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi (center), Afghanistan's Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani (left) and Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif (right) speak after the first China-Afghanistan-Pakistan Foreign Ministers' Dialogue in Beijing on Dec. 26.
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