Chinese delegation arrived in Chita
The plane bound for Chita from Hailar landed today after two o’clock in the afternoon. Chinese guests were welcomed according to Russian traditions. The theatre of ethnic cultures “Zabaikalskie Uzory” treated guests with bread and salt: they were singing Russian songs, one of which was “Podmoskovnie vechera”. The song is very popular in China. They also were dancing in a round and were trying to involve the guests to participate in some Russian games.
The delegation includes more than 50 people who will participate almost in all events of “Student Spring Festival of the SCO countries”. Young politicians, journalists, dancers, actors – all of them are representing different provinces of China, but the main part of them came from Beijing. A student from Beijing University, who prefers to be called “Ilya” in Russia, has already fallen in love with Transbaikal capital.
— I love Chita! I will participate in “Art” direction, I’m a musician. We were welcomed perfectly; it was funny, - said Ilya.
The guests were also welcomed by volunteers, who were memorized by their positive attitude and kindness. The Chinese delegation is famous for its achievements in sports, and its representatives want to succeed in this direction. Nine volleyball players are ready for a serious struggle with their opponents.A pearl of the Middle Kingdom’s delegation is Li Sue. This girl will participate in the pageant “Queen of Spring”.