Xi stresses Long March spirit in realizing national rejuvenation

Chinese President Xi Jinping takes part in a meeting with his French counterpart at the Elysee Palace in Paris, on March 26, 2014 in Paris. Xi was set today to sign a series of major business deals on the second day of a lavish state visit to France. Xi is on his first-ever European tour and after visiting The Netherlands and France will head to Germany and Belgium. AFP PHOTO POOL CHRISTOPHE ENA

BEIJING,   (Xinhua) — President Xi Jinping on Friday called for carrying forth the spirit that the Chinese Red Army demonstrated during the Long March eight decades ago and striving fearlessly to realize the Chinese dream of rejuvenation.

Xi made the remarks while visiting an exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the end of the Long March.

The Long March spirit is characterized by working hard, fearing no sacrifice, and firm belief in communism and the ultimate victory of China’s revolution. Enditem

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