(LONDON DAILY MAIL) China’s president-in-waiting Xi Jinping has not been seen in public for more than a week, prompting a wave of speculation on the reason for his absence.

Mr Xi cancelled meetings with visiting foreign dignitaries including US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong.

But his sudden absence has not been reportedly fully explained by Chinese authorities and his movements have been shrouded in mystery.

 

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