2021-06-01

Care, hope and love, the warmth that President Xi brings to children from all over the world

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First report | Care, hope and love, the warmth that President Xi brings to children from all over the world

Today is a holiday for children.

For a long time, President Xi Jinping has always cared about the growth and future of children at home and abroad. He not only communicated cordially with the children during his visits, but also conveyed his care for them through reply letters and speeches.

Care, hope and love, the warmth that President Xi brings to children from all over the world

2017.1 On the 15th, President Xi Jinping, accompanied by Leuthard, then President of the Swiss Confederation, took the Swiss government train from Zurich to Berne, the capital of Switzerland. This is after President Xi Jinping watched the performance of the Swiss Children’s Choir at Berniersatz Railway Station, and communicated with the young actors of the choir.

Let’s take a look at the tender moments of President Xi Jinping’s interaction with the children during his visit–

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On March 30, 2014, President Xi Jinping and King Philip of Belgium attended the opening ceremony of the Belgian Paradise Park Giant Panda Park. This is the visit of President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan to the giant panda park with King Philip and his wife, then Prime Minister Di Lubo of Belgium (imposition photo).

On March 30, 2014, President Xi Jinping and King Philip of Belgium attended the opening ceremony of the Belgian Paradise Park Giant Panda Park. More than a month before, the giant panda star and emblem came here from China and settled here as an envoy of China-Belgium friendship.

The two heads of state and their couples unveiled the giant panda park. Many local people, especially children, are looking forward to it. President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan gave the children giant panda plush toys.

Chairman Xi Jinping said that he hopes that the Belgian children will love the star emblem and well, and also love China and Chinese culture.

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Czech boy Profile picture of the choir performing in China.

On March 29, 2016, Czech President Zeman held a grand welcome dinner at the Presidential Palace for President Xi Jinping’s visit.

At the dinner, the Czech Boys Choir not only performed famous Czech songs such as “Black Eyes, Sweet Sleep”, but also performed the theme song “Me and You” for the opening ceremony of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.

At the end of the performance, the two heads of state shook hands with the chorus members cordially and fully affirmed their performance. The choir will go to Beijing to perform. They narrated their joy to President Xi Jinping, and President Xi Jinping expressed welcome.

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20177 On May 5th, President Xi Jinping and German Chancellor Angela Merkel watched the Sino-German youth football friendly in Berlin. This is President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan in the stands with Chancellor Merkel.

On July 5, 2017, President Xi Jinping and his wife watched the Sino-German youth football friendly match with German Chancellor Merkel in Berlin.

In the meantime, President Xi Jinping and his wife and Chancellor Merkel went to the center of the football field to have a cordial exchange with the young players from both sides.

Chairman Xi Jinping said to the young players that you are the hope for the development of Sino-German football and the successor to the cause of friendly cooperation between China and Germany. I hope you will carry forward the spirit of unity and hard work, learn and exchange football skills, and become good friends and partners.

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September 2018 On December 12, President Xi Jinping visited the “Ocean” All-Russian Children’s Center together with Russian President Putin in Vladivostok. This is a group photo of President Xi Jinping and President Putin with representatives of youth from China and Russia and representatives of the staff of the center.

On September 12, 2018, President Xi Jinping and Russian President Putin visited the “Ocean” All-Russian Children’s Center in Vladivostok to visit the representatives of students from the earthquake-stricken areas in Sichuan who had recuperated here. The Russian teacher who raised them back then.

More than 40 young people from the earthquake-stricken area in Sichuan gathered around Chairman Xi Jinping and greeted him enthusiastically. President Xi Jinping said to them: “China has a saying,’The grace of dripping water, when the spring springs repay’, and this is the’ocean’. You must return the Russian people and your country with infinite love.”

Tears of excitement came out, and they rushed to say: “Okay! Thank you, Chairman Xi!”

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On November 16, 2018, a choir composed of Papua New Guinea students sang the Chinese folk song “Jasmine” in Chinese.

On November 16, 2018, President Xi Jinping and the then Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea O’Neill attended the opening ceremony of the Chinese-aided Butuka Academy in Port Moresby.

30 Papua New Guinea students dressed in Chinese costumes formed a small chorus and sang the Chinese folk song “Jasmine” in Chinese. President Xi Jinping stopped to admire. At the end of the concert, he stepped forward and shook hands with the children in the front row.

When leaving the school, President Xi Jinping once again walked up to the choir students and listened to them singing “Let’s Swap the Oars”. “I sang this song when I was a kid, thank you!” President Xi Jinping said.

Chairman Xi Jinping’s love for the children is not only reflected in the warm interactions, but also in the letter paper——

In April 2019, in Laos, China and Laos On the eve of the friendship between the teachers and students of Youhao Nongbing Village Primary School to participate in the second “Belt and Road” International Cooperation Summit Forum, all the teachers and students sent a letter to Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and President of the State, expressing Lao’s support for China’s construction The sincere gratitude of the old Youhao Nongbing Village Primary School and the positive willingness to participate in the construction of the “Belt and Road”.

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Chinese New Year 2020 On the eve of the eve, 50 fourth-grade students from Cascade Elementary School in Utah, USA wrote a New Year’s card to President Xi Jinping in Chinese, introducing them to Chinese learning and personal hobbies, expressing their love for China and Chinese culture, and expressing their hope to have the opportunity to visit China And wish Grandpa Xi a happy new year.

Chairman Xi Jinping said in his reply:

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In multilateral occasions, President Xi Jinping often expresses his deep concern for children from various countries in his speeches——

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After the outbreak of the new crown epidemic, President Xi Jinping has paid attention to disadvantaged groups such as children many times in his speeches——

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Photography: Ju Peng, Rao Aimin, Yao Dawei, Wang Ye, Javed Dahl, Harry De Omar, Copso, Renkov