Xi’s State Visit to UK: Turning to British History for China’s Future
Date of Issue2015
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Chinese president Xi Jinping’s four-day state visit to the United Kingdom was met with great pomp and ceremony by his British hosts, which included a royal banquet and having a 41 - gun salute in his honour. By referencing the illustrious history of the UK, Xi is clearly making a statement about how he wants China’s future to be like.
RSIS Commentaries, 225-15
Nanyang Technological University