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Delegation of the Federation of French-Chinese Associations Visits Wuliqiao Community
05.26.2014

    On May 8, the delegation led by Alain Labat, President of the Federation of French-Chinese Associations visited Wuliqiao Community Center.

    The guests visited the cultural exhibition hall, the handicraft workshop and the calligraphy and painting studio with interest, and were all impressed by the beautiful exhibits and demonstrations of the local residents of Wuliqiao Community.

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    In the chorus room on the second floor, the chorus members were rehearsing. The guests couldn’t help getting on the stage and singing themselves, and received an enthusiastic applause.

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    In the calligraphy and painting studio, some eldly residents were writing and painting. The guests who have already some knowledge of traditional Chinese culture liked the works very much, and each of them chose one favorite work to bring home.

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    Being an old China hand, Labat is very friendly with China. After the visit, he was so glad that he took the writing brush and wrote "法中友谊, 地久天长", which means the eternal friendship between Chinese and French people.

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the diplomatic relations between China and France, for which both countries are organizing all kinds of celebrations, including the visit of this delegation.