Twin giant pandas Xiao Xiao (above) and his sister Lei Lei play at Ueno Zoological Gardens in Tokyo on Wednesday. Photo: Tokyo Zoological Park Society Handout / AFP

Twin panda cubs Xiao Xiao and Lei Lei make exclusive debut at Tokyo zoo

  • Xiao Xiao and his sister Lei Lei were born at Tokyo’s Ueno Zoo in June. They took their first steps in public on Wednesday to a crowd of adoring fans
  • Ueno Zoo has been closed since Tuesday and is only open for the panda exhibit, with 1,080 visitors who won slots in a lottery granted access each day
12 Jan 2022 - 6:04PM