As far away as Berlin, many people study Chinese or part of their life is closely linked to China.
On a reporting trip to "Celebrate China @ 70", organized by the Bureau of News and Communications of Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) and the Chinese Ministry of Culture and Tourism, CGTN had a chance to talk to some of them.
To mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC), we also asked them to send a message to the country and the people. Click on the video to hear these voices from Berlin.
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