China’s Xi to attend opening ceremony of Asian Games, meet foreign leaders

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s President Xi Jinping will attend the opening ceremony of the Asian Games in eastern Hangzhou city, and meet with foreign leaders from Sept. 22-23, state media reported on Thursday.

Leaders from countries including Syria, Nepal, South Korea and Malaysia will be attending the opening ceremony, according to China Central Television.

(Reporting by Beijing Newsroom; Editing by Himani Sarkar)