A handout picture provided by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) on January 19, 2016 shows Saudi King Salman bin Abdelaziz (R) and Chinese President Xi Jinping listening to their national anthems upon Xi's arrival in Riyadh. AFP PHOTO / SPA
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Saudi King Salman and Chinese President Xi Jinping Tuesday signed in Riyadh 14 agreements and memoranda, many on economic issues.Xi arrived in Saudi Arabia earlier in the day for a two-day visit as part of a Middle East tour. Saudi state television reported that the king and President Xi held talks Tuesday afternoon. Xi is Wednesday to join Salman for a ceremony to inaugurate an energy research center in Riyadh.In an official readout of their meeting, Saudi Arabia said that King Salman had decorated the Chinese president with the country's most prestigious medal, named after the country's founder, King Abdel-Aziz.
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