Chinese Leader Xi Jinping in Washington, DC
Created: 2012-02-14 11:59 EST
Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping is in Washington, DC today, kicking off a four-day visit in the US. Earlier today, he met with US Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama in the White House. Xi Jinping is the son of a powerful communist revolutionary and is a member of the ruling Politburo Standing Committee. That's made up of nine of the Chinese regime’s most powerful Communist Party members. Xi also serves as the Vice-Chairman of the Central Military Commission. He is expected to be appointed the next General Secretary of the communist party, and the next president of China. NTD has a reporter on the ground in Washington, and will be following this story closely as it unfolds.