Plato comes to China in spirit — and in bronze
Greece’s new ambassador to China, presented a bronze bust of the philosopher Plato to the headquarters of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. Greek Prime Minister had promised the sculpture during his visit to China in May. The artwork was received by CASS Vice-President The ambassador assured Li that the enhancement of relations with Chinese universities and think tanks and the exchange of views in the academic field are top priorities of the embassy.
Greek Ambassador Vassilios Costis (right) and CASS Vice-President Li Yang unveil Plato.