Chinese President Xi Jinping, walks with Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi at the Presidential Palace in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on Friday. Photo: AP
Chinese President Xi Jinping, walks with Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi at the Presidential Palace in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on Friday. Photo: AP
Middle East

Red-carpet welcome for Chinese President Xi Jinping in United Arab Emirates, ‘gateway to Middle East’

Trip meant as show of support for multilateralism and contrast to US protectionism, analyst says

Chinese President Xi Jinping, walks with Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi at the Presidential Palace in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on Friday. Photo: AP
Chinese President Xi Jinping, walks with Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi at the Presidential Palace in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on Friday. Photo: AP
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