20 December 2017

Gambia: President to Visit China

Beijing — Gambian President Adama Barrow will pay a state visit to China from Wednesday to next Tuesday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang announced Monday.

Barrow is visiting at the invitation of Chinese PresidentXi Jinping, Lu said.

China and Gambia resumed bilateral relations in March 2016 after ties had been severed for some 20 years.

Barrow was sworn in as Gambian president on Jan. 19.


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