Chinese vice premier Xi to visit White House February 14

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Posted: Jan 23, 2012 2:54 PM
Chinese vice premier Xi to visit White House February 14

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will meet Chinese Vice Premier Xi Jinping at the White House on February 14, the White House said on Monday.

China's likely next ruler will also travel to Iowa and California during his stay in the United States. The White House said in a statement that Obama and Xi would discuss "a broad range of bilateral, regional, and global issues."

(Reporting By Alister Bull; Editing by Jackie Frank)