WASHINGTON (Jan. 23, 2012) — At the invitation of Vice President Joseph Biden, Vice President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China will visit the White House on Feb. 14.
This is the second of the planned reciprocal visits between the Vice Presidents announced by President Obama and Chinese President Hu Jintao during the latter’s state visit to Washington last year. While in Washington, Vice President Xi will meet with the President, the Vice President, and other senior Administration officials to discuss a broad range of bilateral, regional, and global issues.
Vice President Xi will also travel to Iowa and California. Further details about the visit will be forthcoming.