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Funeral of former Chinese Vice Premier Qian Qichen held in Beijing

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) shakes hands with a family member of former Chinese Vice Premier Qian Qichen during the funeral of Qian at the Babaoshan Revolutionary Cemetery in Beijing, capital of China, May 18, 2017. The cremation of Qian was held Thursday in Beijing. Qian died of illness at the age of 90 in Beijing on May 9. President Xi Jinping, Premier Li Keqiang, and other senior leaders including Zhang Dejiang, Yu Zhengsheng, Liu Yunshan, Wang Qishan and Zhang Gaoli, as well as former leader Hu Jintao attended the funeral. (Xinhua/Ma Zhancheng)

[ Editor: Zhang Zhou ]

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