Monday, August 7, 2017

This Day in 1989: November 8, 1989, Former Secretary of State Kissinger Visits China

On November 8, 1989, former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger arrived at Beijing. This is the second high-profile former government officer to visit China as a private citizen, right on the heels of that of Richard Nixon.

Kissinger met with a series of top Chinese officials including Deng Xiaoping and Li Peng.

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