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Why Wang Yi’s Boring, Uneventful Tour of Africa Was So Important

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (left) made an unexpected stopover to Kenya on his most recent African tour. Before boarding the Chinese financed and built Standard Gauge Railway in Nairobi, Wang met with local Chinese and Kenyan SGR employees. Photo via Zhao Lijian.

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is on his way back home today after wrapping a busy weekend visiting three African countries to wrap up his latest African tour. He also made an unscheduled stop in Nairobi.

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