Updated 9:53 AM ET, Wed October 14, 2020
Hong Kong (CNN)Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on troops to "put all (their) minds and energy on preparing for war" in a visit to a military base in the southern province of Guangdong on Tuesday, according to state news agency Xinhua.
During an inspection of the People's Liberation Army Marine Corps in Chaozhou City, Xinhua said Xi told the soldiers to "maintain a state of high alert" and called on them to be "absolutely loyal, absolutely pure, and absolutely reliable."
The main purpose of Xi's visit to Guangdong was to deliver a speech Wednesday commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, which was established in 1980 to attract foreign capital and played a vital role in helping China's economy become the second-largest in the world.
2020 is a year of the Rat, starting from January 25th, 2020 and lasting until February 11th, 2021. It will be a Metal Rat year. In 2021, a year of the Ox will follow. The Year of the Rat is the first zodiac sign in the Chinese zodiac cycle.
"X.XIII.MMXX" = 149 (English Ordinal)
"X.XIII.MMXX" = 576 (Fibonacci) sq rt 24
"X.XIII.MMXX" = 59 (Full Reduction) 17th prime
"X.XIII.MMXX" = 149 (English Ordinal) Duo of: 201