Monday, Oct 18, 2021
Focus on the big picture

'Constructive' China-U.S. Talks: An Icebreaker?

CGTN, 08 Oct 2021
After a meeting of senior Chinese and U.S. officials in Switzerland, the two nations agreed to take action to bring bilateral relations "back to the right track of sound and steady development." The consensus was reached between Yang Jiechi, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, and U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan. The two sides had a comprehensive and in-depth exchange of views on bilateral relations as well as international and regional issues of common concern. The meeting was described as "constructive, and conducive to enhancing mutual understanding." Yang doubled down on China's "stern" position on issues including Taiwan, Hong Kong and the South China Sea, and both sides agreed to "properly manage their differences." Could this "constructive" meeting be taken as a sign of warming China-U.S. ties?

For more:

Subscribe to us on YouTube:
Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS):
Download our APP on Google Play (Android):
Related Articles