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Tea Politics: Premier Li Treats Merkel Cup of Anhui Local Tea

Tea Politics: Premier Li Treats Merkel Cup of Anhui Local Tea

Premier Li Ke Qiang shows his charms when showing German Chancellor Angela Merkel around in Hefei, in his home province Anhui. This is a special occasion as it’s the first time, the premier has invited a foreigner political leader to visit his province. And of course, they had a cultural tea session together, including a tea ceremony.

Anhui tea offered to angela merkel by li
Angela Merkel opens Anhui tea gift box.
Tea ceremony girls ready to perform tea ritual
Tea ceremony girls ready to perform tea ritual
Ready to sip! Merkel can't wait.
Ready to sip! Merkel can’t wait.
Demonstrating tea customs to Angela Merkel
Demonstrating tea customs to Angela Merkel


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