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Sept. 22, 2015. Chinese President Xi Jiping,speaks to American business executives in Seattle on his first official trip to the U.S. as president. Xi is traveling with several high-profile Chinese entrepreneurs, including Robin Li of Baidu and Jack Ma of Alibaba Group. (Photo: @AP Photo/ Ted S. Warren, 2015)
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