President Xi Jinping makes historic visit to Rwanda

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Chinese President Xi Jinping making history – becoming the first Chinese President to visit Rwanda.

During his two-day visit, President Xi is expected to sign 15 bilateral deals, to strengthen common interests.

CGTN’s Peninah Karibe has details from Kigali.

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