Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP
Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP
Myanmar

Xi Jinping to visit Myanmar next week seeking to boost ties and push China projects

  • It will be the first state visit by a Chinese president to the neighbouring country since Jiang Zemin’s trip 19 years ago
  • Beijing is one of the only major powers to have backed Myanmar over the Rohingya issue

Topic |   Myanmar
Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP
Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP
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