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09.07.2020 16:42 News >> China Against Full Confrontation With US, Says Minister

China Against Full Confrontation With US, Says Minister

Top diplomat warns China US relations facing 'most severe challenge,' says aggression not in Chinese genes.

China does not want a full confrontation with the US and seeks a bilateral relationship based on mutual respect and cooperation, the country's top diplomat said on Thursday.
Addressing the China-US Think Tanks Media Forum, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Beijing and Washington's relations are "faced with the most severe challenge since the establishment of diplomatic ties," state-run daily Global Times reported.
He said certain quarters in the US were trying "to portray China as an adversary, and even an enemy."
"I'd like to stress here again that China never intends to challenge or replace the US, or have full confrontation with the US," he said, adding that Beijing wants a relationship "featuring no conflict and confrontation, mutual respect and win-win cooperation."
The minister's remarks come at a time of increasingly fraught relations between the two major world powers.
They remain embroiled in a bitter trade row since 2018, and diplomatic relations have hit a new low amid accusations over the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the unrest in China's special administrative region Hong Kong.
Wang said getting China-US relations back on track was important for the "future of the world and humanity," and urged Washington to "immediately stop its acts of politicization and stigmatization."
"China's US policy remains unchanged. We are still willing to grow China-US relations with goodwill and sincerity," he said, stressing that the two "should not seek to remodel each other."
'Not another US in the making'
The minister asserted that China will never behave like the US in terms of foreign policy.
"Aggression and expansion are never in the genes of the Chinese nation throughout its 5,000 years of history," Wang said.
"China does not replicate any model of other countries, nor does it export its own to others. We never ask other countries to copy what we do."
On the worsening COVID-19 situation in the US, he said Beijing was willing to extend all possible help to Washington "on diagnostics and therapeutics, vaccines, and economic recovery."
"China is ready to share with the US information about COVID-19 prevention and containment as well as our response experience," he said.
Wang put forward three suggestions to improve bilateral ties: activating all channels of dialogue, identifying areas of cooperation and existing issues, and focusing on a joint response to the virus pandemic.
"I hope the US will develop more objective and cool-headed perceptions about China, and a more rational and pragmatic China policy," he concluded.
Writing by Islamuddin Sajid -



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