关键字：克雷文 残奥会闭幕式演讲稿 北京残奥会闭幕式致辞
Following is the full text of the speech delivered by Philip Craven, president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) at the closing ceremony of the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games on Wednesday night:
Closing Speech for the XIII Paralympic Games
17 September 2008
Zun Jing de Hu Jintao zhu xi ji Fu Ren
(Respected President Hu Jintao and Mrs. Hu)
Athletes, Officials, Distinguished Guests
Paralympic Sports fans from all over the world:
Wan Shang hao Huan Ying Ni men
(Good Evening, Welcome to all of you)
2,500 years ago Confucius said, You Peng Zi Yuan Fang Lai, Bu Yi Yue Hu?
There are friends who have come from afar, is that not after all delightful?