Monday, March 31, 2008

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Hu's participation shows the importance China place on the Olympics, which start August 8, to show a confident, strong China to the world. The ceremony on Monday 130 days before the start of the Olympics was broadcast on state television, and comes a week after the lighting ceremony for the Olympic torch in Greece was marred by protests.

cnn 6:30:00 AM CEST

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Keywords: China, United states / Xinhua News Agency, Dalai Lama / chinese, beijing, taiwan, percent, people, trade, yuan, foreign

Start date: Friday, July 6, 2007

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