Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits China border state as Xi visit looms


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  • Friday, 10 Jan 2020

Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi attending the 72nd Kachin State day ceremony in Myitkyina, upper Myanmar on Friday (Jan 10). - AFP

MYITKYINA (Myanmar): Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi made a rare trip on Friday (Jan 10) to a region bordering China days before President Xi Jinping is expected to push for controversial port and dam projects during a visit to the country.

Wearing traditional ethnic attire Suu Kyi danced with a street procession on Friday in northern Kachin state's capital Myitkyina, a day after supporters cheered her arrival at the airport.

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