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Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will pay a state visit to China starting tomorrow and ending on Saturday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said, according to Xinhua.

Earlier today it was reported that Lula da Silva would visit China this week, but it was not clear when.

The Brazilian president also said he would invite his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to visit Brazil.

The Brazilian president repeated his promises in a speech marking 100 days since the start of his mandate



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