Chinese Foreign Ministry

Beijing to Washington: Taiwan is integral part of China

Beijing to Washington: Taiwan is integral part of China

China stands resolutely against the United States willingness to defend Taiwan militarily if needed as pledged by President Joe Biden, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Wang Wenbin said on Monday. "China expresses its acute …

China suggests expanding BRICS bloc of emerging economies

China suggests expanding BRICS bloc of emerging economies

  China wants to expand the group of emerging economies known as BRICS, in the first shake up of the bloc in over a decade, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Thursday. Brazil, Russia, India and China initially formed the …

China: no one wants World War III

China: no one wants World War III

The Chinese authorities are not seeking World War III and are in favor of resolving the conflict in Ukraine through diplomacy, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Wang Wenbin said on Tuesday. "No one wants to see World War III, …

 China: no G20 member has the right to expel Russia

China: no G20 member has the right to expel Russia

Russia is an important member of the G20, and no member has the right to expel it, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin said when commenting on the question that the U.S. and its Western allies are assessing Russia's …

China comments on U.S. threats concerning Russia

China comments on U.S. threats concerning Russia

Beijing adheres to an independent position on the Ukrainian crisis, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said on Friday, commenting on Washington's threats to take action in event of China's support for Russia. …

China expresses readiness to mediate Russia-Ukraine talks

China expresses readiness to mediate Russia-Ukraine talks

China hopes that Russia and Ukraine will make more progress during the third round of negotiations expected later on Monday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said. "Russia and Ukraine have held two rounds of negotiations, and we …

China reveals its expectations for cooperation in Russia in 2022

China reveals its expectations for cooperation in Russia in 2022

Chinese authorities hold in high esteem the statement made by Russian President Vladimir Putin regarding the development of relations between the two countries and have positive expectations for cooperation with Russia in 2022, official …

China ready to "fight to the finish" with U.S.

China ready to "fight to the finish" with U.S.

China would not fear confrontation with the United States but would welcome cooperation if it is mutually beneficial, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday. Problems in the U.S.-China relationship were down to "strategic …

China's Foreign Ministry ready for closer ties with EU

China's Foreign Ministry ready for closer ties with EU

China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi has called for closer cooperation with the European Union as the two sides look to overcome challenges in an increasingly important relationship. Speaking virtually at the annual Munich Security …

Russia, U.S. and China call for Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire

Russia, U.S. and China call for Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire

UN Security Council's open debate on the tensions between Israel and Palestine amid the former's attacks in Gaza ended with no concrete outcome on Sunday. Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin took the floor, …

China to support Russia amid tighter U.S. sanctions

China to support Russia amid tighter U.S. sanctions

The Chinese authorities are determined to step up support for Russia amid tightening sanctions against Moscow, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin said on Monday. "We strongly oppose the use of unilateral sanctions. …

Iran and China sigh 25-year cooperation pact

Iran and China sigh 25-year cooperation pact

Iran and China signed a controversial long-term bilateral deal during a ceremony in Tehran on March 27, Radio Free Europe informs.  The details of the agreement have not been disclosed, but it is believed to include Chinese investments in …

Chinese FM to visit Iran in coming days

Chinese FM to visit Iran in coming days

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is to pay a visit to Iran in the coming days, Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Monday. According to him, Wang Yi will visit Iran during March 26-27 at the invitation …

Russia and China to extend Treaty of Good-Neighborliness

Russia and China to extend Treaty of Good-Neighborliness

Russia and China will automatically extend the Treaty of Good-Neighborliness, Friendship and Cooperation with China for five years, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said today. "This year marks the 20th …

Sergey Lavrov to visit China

Sergey Lavrov to visit China

According to the Russian Foreign Ministry, head of the department Sergei Lavrov will arrive to China on Monday for a two-day working visit. On Tuesday, in Guilin, he will hold talks with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi. The ministry …