China's President Xi Jinping (C) leaves after the launch ceremony of a $1.5 billion project to build a port city on reclaimed land in the capital Colombo September 17, 2014. Xi began a visit to Sri ... more 
China's President Xi Jinping (C) leaves after the launch ceremony of a $1.5 billion project to build a port city on reclaimed land in the capital Colombo September 17, 2014. Xi began a visit to Sri Lanka on Tuesday agreeing to open bilateral negotiations for a free trade pact as Beijing tightened its embrace of the island nation along a vital shipping route. Xi on Wednesday inaugurated the project, the largest single direct foreign investment. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte (SRI LANKA - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS CONSTRUCTION MARITIME) less 
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Wed, Sep 17, 2014 2:21 AM EDT