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China makes step towards openness with foreign press

The Chinese president, Hu Jintao, has held his first-ever news conference with foreign journalists.

But, according to the Wall Street Journal, although reporters from organisations such as Reuters, AFP and NBC were invited, many foreign journalists were not.

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