Mon, September 14, 2009

Wu visits Cuba, the Bahamas, US

Top Chinese legislator meets U.S. president

Visiting top Chinese legislator Wu Bangguo on Thursday met with U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House on bilateral relations and international and regional issues of common concern. Full story

BACKGROUND

Wu's biography

Wu Bangguo, male, ethnic Han, native of Feidong, Anhui Province, born in July 1941.

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