U.S. President Trump starts state visit to China

National flags of China and the US are hung up on the lamp posts in front of the Tian'anmen Rostrum, Nov 8, 2017. US President Donald Trump starts his first state visit to China on Wednesday. [Zhu Xingxin/China Daily]

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with his US counterpart Donald Trump on the sidelines of a Group of 20 (G20) Summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 8, 2017. /Xinhua Photo

BEIJING, Nov. 8 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in Beijing Wednesday afternoon, starting his state visit to China. The three-day trip is Trump's first visit to the country since he assumed the presidency in January. He is the first head of state to visit China since the landmark 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China concluded on Oct. 24.

Source: Xinhua & Chinadaily