Pulling out all the stops to welcome Russian PM

Soldiers of the Chinese People's Liberation Army honour guard preparing for a welcome ceremony for Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing yesterday. Mr Medvedev is on a visit to China from Tuesday to today.
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Soldiers of the Chinese People's Liberation Army honour guard preparing for a welcome ceremony for Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing yesterday. Mr Medvedev is on a visit to China from Tuesday to today.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 02, 2017, with the headline 'Pulling out all the stops to welcome Russian PM'. Print Edition | Subscribe