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Donald Trump’s granddaughter wins over China with video showing off her Mandarin skills

video of Arabella, the five-year-old daughter of Ivanka Trump, reciting Chinese poetry has gone viral on Chinese social media. The Shanghaiist reports, “Chinese netizens are understandably impressed by Arabella’s Mandarin skills,” while “some less understandably believe that it reflects well on Trump and his future presidency.”
9 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
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