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U.S. and Chinese foreign ministers to meet at G-20 this week

U.S. and Chinese foreign ministers to meet at G-20 this week

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi alongside the G20 meeting of foreign ministers in Bali this week, a senior U.S. State Department official said on Tuesday. The planned meeting comes after …

Iranian, Chinese Ministers Discuss Deepening Economic Ties

Iranian, Chinese Ministers Discuss Deepening Economic Ties

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi discussed the expansion of bilateral economic ties and cooperation in international organizations at a meeting held in the Chinese city of Tunxi. …

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'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 …

China’s 3rd Israel-Palestine peace plan

China’s 3rd Israel-Palestine peace plan

On May 11, Israel launched The Guardian of the Walls operation after Hamas fired rockets at Israeli territory. An agreement on a ceasefire has now been reached, but it is too early to talk about a complete settlement of the conflict. On May 17, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi put forth a four-point proposal for peace in the Israel-Palestine conflict

Will Xi’an initiatives be an alternative for SCO?

Will Xi’an initiatives be an alternative for SCO?

At gathering last week in central China, Foreign Minister Wang Yi promised his Central Asian counterparts all sorts of investments and new initiatives. But nothing on his list promises to be as symbolic as the nature of the meeting …

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, …

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 …

Top U.S. and China diplomats to hold in-person talks

Top U.S. and China diplomats to hold in-person talks

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet with top Chinese officials on March 18 in Alaska, the White House said, the first high-level in-person contact between the two sparring countries under the Biden administration. The …

Turkish FM: Chinese COVID-19 vaccines safe and effective

Turkish FM: Chinese COVID-19 vaccines safe and effective

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that China and Turkey should solemnly commemorate their 50 years of diplomatic ties, deepen political mutual trust and cooperation, and push their relations to a higher level. …

Wang Yi charms Europe

Wang Yi charms Europe

The Foreign Minister is keen to keep Europe from mirroring Washington’s hardened China stance

China urges not to create panic over coronavirus outbreak

China urges not to create panic over coronavirus outbreak

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi urged the international community not to create panic over the coronavirus outbreak. "We understand the reasonable and necessary screening measures taken by …