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Huffington Post – Xi Jinping Disappearance: China’s Next Leader Appears Healthy In U.S. Meeting – 19 September 2012

BEIJING — China’s future leader appeared energetic Wednesday in a meeting with the U.S. defense secretary, his first appearance with a foreign dignitary since dropping from public view and raising a flurry of questions about his health and turbulence in the succession process.

Vice President Xi Jinping and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta met for more than an hour to discuss U.S.-China military relations, Pentagon press secretary George Little said. Continue reading