The flame of the 14th National Games is lit during the opening ceremony in Xian. Photo: Xinhua The flame of the 14th National Games is lit during the opening ceremony in Xian. Photo: Xinhua
The flame of the 14th National Games is lit during the opening ceremony in Xian. Photo: Xinhua

China’s rejuvenation to the fore as Xi Jinping opens National Games

  • Opening ceremony in packed stadium showcases the country’s latest achievements as well as the ancient host city Xian
  • Games viewed as test run of Covid-19 measures before next year’s Winter Olympics in Beijing

Topic |   2021 National Games of China
The flame of the 14th National Games is lit during the opening ceremony in Xian. Photo: Xinhua The flame of the 14th National Games is lit during the opening ceremony in Xian. Photo: Xinhua
The flame of the 14th National Games is lit during the opening ceremony in Xian. Photo: Xinhua
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