About the Trip
Chinese President Xi Jinping pays state visits to Serbia, Poland and Uzbekistan from June 17 to 22.
Xi is invited by Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic, Polish President Andrzej Duda and Uzbek President Islam Karimov.
At the invitation of Karimov, Xi will also attend the 16th meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Tashkent on June 23 and 24.
China and Serbia
China and Poland
China and Uzbekistan
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