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Drip-feeding Chinese culture in Sudan

Relations not merely economic as China opens cultural centres and promotes language in African country.
Last Modified: 08 Mar 2013 03:33

Sudan is one of China's most important trading partners in sub-Saharan Africa. But the relationship is not purely economic.

China has been promoting its culture in Sudan through opening cultural centres, organising exhibition, and sending Sudanese students to study in Chinese universities.

Al Jazeera's Mohamed Vall reports from Khartoum, the Sudanese capital.

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