as the busy leader of a country of over 1.3 billion people, chinese president xi jinping rarely has a chance to show his personal side to the public. but when revisiting old friends or taking a break from diplomatic tasks, he has revealed glimpses of his personality to the world.�
in 1985, the dvorchaks hosted xi during his visit to iowa. xi invited them to china 30 years later�and hosted them at the diaoyutai state guesthouse.
我过去，您别站起来了xi awarded medals to russian veterans for their contributions to chinau2019s victory against japanese aggression and the world anti-fascist war. many of the veterans attending the event had limited mobility, so xi brought the medals over to them.