When responding to a query about whether the moves are countermeasures against earlier announcements by the two countries to suspend relevant extradition agreements with Hong Kong, Zhao said Germanys unilateral announcement of suspending the agreement and Frances halt of the ratification of the agreement have politicized judicial cooperation with Hong Kong, interfered in Chinas internal affairs and violated international laws and basic norms governing international relations. "China is firmly opposed to such practices," said Zhao.
SYDNEY, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- The Papua New Guinea government gave approval for 175 Chinese workers to return to the South Pacific island country to complete major projects there.
Yang, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the CPC Central Committee, in a signed article published on Aug. 7 called on both sides to develop a bilateral relationship based on coordination, cooperation and stability, so as to bring China-U.S. relations back onto the right track.
Zhao stressed that the HKSAR governments decision to postpone the elections in the face of the raging pandemic is a justified and necessary step to ensure peoples safety and health, as well as a safe, fair and just election.
Yang, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the CPC Central Committee, said that Chinas rapid development over the decades, which benefited from interactions and cooperation with countries around the world, has in turn provided the United States and other countries with sustained growth impetus and important opportunities.
BEIJING, Aug. 7 (Xinhua) -- Senior Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi said Friday that China and the United States must never allow a handful of self-serving U.S. politicians to push the bilateral relationship into serious jeopardy.
"You are asking us what we can do to make the relations better. And people in China are asking what the United States can do to make the relations better. For many of the issues, sometimes I just dont understand why misconceptions could continue and even spread," he said.
The politburo of the Arab Unification Party of Lebanon condemned what some countries have done to slander China and infringe upon Chinas legitimate rights. It said that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeos recent attacks against China were aimed to undermine Chinas role in counterweighing U.S. unilateralism. The party lauded Chinas active stands toward the people around the world and thanked China for its support to developing countries in economy, development and other fields.
Allen first visited the Chinese mainland in 1979, the year when China and the United States established their diplomatic relations.
"If China-U.S. cooperation were unfair and not reciprocal, how could it have continued for several decades? How could China-U.S. ties have come such a long way?" Wang asked.
Reported by Tang Renlin and Wu Jun
Edited by Wen Zhiming
Translated by Li Siying