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Peng Liyuan

Get to Know Your Dragon

Kim Dramer | Posted 05.03.2015 | World
Kim Dramer

In spite of the fact that most Americans now see China as the next superpower, we know little about the Chinese. The time has come to get to know your dragon.

Putin Gets Censored In China For Putting A Shawl Around First Lady's Shoulders

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 11.11.2014 | World

No one wants to see Russian President Vladimir Putin hit on their wife. So when Chinese social media users suggested that Putin may have been flirt...

These Women Are More Than Just Queens And First Ladies

The Huffington Post | Michael Maisel | Posted 09.06.2014 | World

Though their official titles range from "first lady" to "queen," these women have accomplished far more than being married to heads of state. Read bel...

Matt Sheehan

Michelle Obama's 'Fashion Showdown' With China's First Lady | Matt Sheehan | Posted 12.02.2014 | World

As Michelle Obama began her much-anticipated visit to China on Thursday, Chinese netizens reacted with giddiness at the impending "fashion showdown" w...

Michelle Obama Visits High School In Beijing

AP | Posted 03.20.2014 | Politics

BEIJING (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama is visiting a high school in Beijing at the start of a weeklong visit to China aimed at encouraging person-...

Michelle Obama To Steer Clear Of Controversial Issues On China Trip

Reuters | Posted 05.16.2014 | Politics

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON, March 16 (Reuters) - U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is expected to steer clear of controversial issues ...

Michelle Obama Plans First Trip To China

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 03.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama plans a weeklong solo visit to China this month that includes meetings with China's first lady and high school and ...

Meet 2013's Most Fashionable First Lady According To Vanity Fair

The Huffington Post | Lauren Leibowitz | Posted 07.31.2013 | Style

We're calling it now, friends: Peng Liyuan is the next Michelle Obama. Well, sort of. While Vanity Fair left America's FLOTUS off their annual Inte...

President Xi Jinping: "Close Peace" His Notable Name; His Noble Aim: "Close Encounter" of a First Kind

Noel Irwin Hentschel | Posted 08.06.2013 | World
Noel Irwin Hentschel

President Obama prepares to welcome new President Xi Jinping to California this week for an up close and personal "cultural encounter," which according to new Pope Francis is "the foundation for peace."

The China Dream and the Liyuan Style

David Gosset | Posted 07.22.2013 | World
David Gosset

While the West seems preoccupied by the conservation of an obsolete global order, China drives the making of a new world.

LOOK: China's First Lady Sang For Troops After Tiananmen Massacre

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 05.28.2013 | World

BEIJING — A photo of China's new first lady Peng Liyuan in younger days, singing to martial-law troops following the 1989 bloody military crackd...

PHOTOS: China's First Lady Becomes International Star After Russia Visit

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 05.24.2013 | Style

BEIJING — Glamorous new first lady Peng Liyuan has emerged as a Chinese diplomatic star, charming audiences and cutting a distinct profile from ...