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Britain an 'old country' for tourists and students: China media

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Britain should recognise it is not a big power but "just an old European country apt for travel and study", Chinese state-run media snapped Tuesday as Prime Minister David Cameron visited. 

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (L) and China's Premier Li Keqiang talk as they arrive at a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on December 2, 2013

"China won't fall for Cameron's 'sincerity'," the headline of the sharply-written editorial in the Global Times newspaper said, after Beijing was outraged by Cameron's meeting with the Dalai Lama last year.

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