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Table tennis fans, students and dignitaries gathered at Lincoln High School in Tacoma, Washington, on Tuesday for an event celebrating the 50th anniversary of Ping-Pong Diplomacy between China and the United States. The event at the school auditorium brought full circle the past six years of visits and exchanges with China, prompted by the visit to the school by President Xi Jinping in 2015. On Xi"s visit to the same auditorium, he told stories of Ping-Pong Diplomacy to the students. He also gifted two ping-pong tables and a set of paddles and balls to the school. "When President Xi extended

The Chinese team dominated the 2021 World Table Tennis Championships, which concluded on Monday in Houston, Texas, but the event is just as likely to be remembered for China and the United States" gesture of unity. Four of five titles were won by China, with 265 players from 56 nations competing in the championship, organized by the International Table Tennis Federation, which took place from Nov 23 to 29. For the first time, China and the United States joined together to enter two combined teams in the mixed doubles event. One of the pairs-Lin Gaoyuan from China and Lily Zhang

Vice-Foreign Minister Xie Feng on Tuesday called on United States business communities in China to oppose the politicization of trade issues and play their unique role in repairing and stabilizing Sino-US ties. At a video meeting with representatives from the US business communities and states and cities, Xie called on those in attendance to speak out to urge Washington to pursue a rational and pragmatic policy towards Beijing. He said he hopes they will push the US government to stop the war in trade, industry and technology with China, and refrain from creating confrontation and conflict regarding values, ideology and