German President visits Terra Cotta in NW China

Joachim Gauck Joachim Gauck visited the Terra Cotta Army in Xi’an, northwest China’s Shaanxi Province on Thursday.

It’s the last leg of his five-day state visit to China.

The army of Terra Cotta Warriors was built to guard the tomb of China’s first emperor, Qin Shi Huang.

It was discovered in 1974 and has become one of China’s biggest tourist draws.

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