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01/02/2018 09:24 GMT

In Pictures: Theresa May Tours Beijing As China Trade Mission Continues

Prime Minister Theresa May toured Beijing ahead of talks with Chinese president Xi Jinping, on the second day of a trade mission.

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Theresa May visits the greenhouses of Agrigarden, a food research and development company in Beijing (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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The PM ‘dots the eye’ of a Chinese dragon in the grounds of the British Embassy (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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‘Dotting the eye’ is a traditional ritual to awaken a Chinese dragon (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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Theresa May and her husband Philip visit the Forbidden City (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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The PM will later meet President Xi Jinping (Stefan Rousseau/PA)