Accompanied by Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, left, ...
Dec 22nd, 2011
(AP) - Accompanied by Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, left, visiting Chinese Vice-President Xi Jinping, right, reviews a honor guard during a welcome ceremony at the government house in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011. Xi was on the first day of his three-day official visit to Thailand. (AP Photo/Apichart Weerawong) -
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