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Xi Jinping notably quick to greet Olaf Scholz as China seeks new German friend

Chinese President Xi Jinping moved quickly to congratulate Angela Merkel’s successor as German chancellor, doing so almost immediately after Olaf Scholz’s appointment was confirmed.In a note sent on Wednesday less than 10 minutes after Scholz took office, Xi said China and Germany should seek mutual respect and common ground while …

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