Foreign Minister Wang Yi (left) adds Beijing's weight to efforts to put a halt to weeks of fighting in South Sudan, alongside his Ethiopian counterpart Tedros Adhanom. Photo: AFP
Foreign Minister Wang Yi (left) adds Beijing's weight to efforts to put a halt to weeks of fighting in South Sudan, alongside his Ethiopian counterpart Tedros Adhanom. Photo: AFP

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Foreign Minister Wang Yi (left) adds Beijing's weight to efforts to put a halt to weeks of fighting in South Sudan, alongside his Ethiopian counterpart Tedros Adhanom. Photo: AFP
Foreign Minister Wang Yi (left) adds Beijing's weight to efforts to put a halt to weeks of fighting in South Sudan, alongside his Ethiopian counterpart Tedros Adhanom. Photo: AFP
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