President Xi leads commemoration of Chinese victory day to mark Japanese surrender in 1945

  • by: LOUISE WATT , Associated Press
  • Updated: September 3, 2014 - 2:25 AM

BEIJING — President Xi Jinping tended to huge bouquets and gunners fired salutes Wednesday as China commemorated Japan's World War II surrender in a campaign to remind the world of Tokyo's historical aggression amid tense ties between the countries.

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