Statement by the Press Secretary on the Visit of President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic China

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

September 15, 2015

Statement by the Press Secretary on the Visit of President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic China 

President Obama will host Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China, at the White House for an official State Visit on September 25, 2015.  This reciprocates President Obama’s State Visit to China in November 2014.

President Xi’s visit will present an opportunity to expand U.S.-China cooperation on a range of global, regional, and bilateral issues of mutual interest, while also enabling President Obama and President Xi to address areas of disagreement constructively.

The President and Mrs. Obama will host President Xi and Madame Peng Liyuan at an official State Dinner on the evening of September 25.