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Vriendschap winnen

25 January 2022 - 18:00

Bijna alle provincies en tientallen Nederlandse steden hebben officiële vriendschapsbanden met Chinese tegenhangers, en bijna alle Nederlandse gemeenten zijn wel op een of andere manier betrokken bij uitwisseling met een Chinees bedrijf, overheid of kennisinstelling. Waartoe onderhoudt China banden met Nederlandse gemeenten en provincies?

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