Chinese president sends congratulatory message to Trump

Source:Global Times Published: 2016/11/10 0:23:39 Last Updated: 2016/11/10 0:28:39

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday congratulated Donald Trump on becoming president-elect of the US, and said he hoped they could work together to boost China-US relations so as to better benefit peoples around the world.

In his congratulatory message, Xi said that China is the world's largest developing country and the US the largest developed power, and both bear a responsibility to maintain world peace and stability and boost global development and prosperity, and they also share extensive interests.

To develop a long-term, healthy and stable relationship is in line with the fundamental interests of the two peoples, Xi said.

"I highly value the relations between China and the US, and I am looking forward to working together with you to expand China-US cooperation in every field, at the bilateral, regional and global levels, on the basis of the principles of non-conflict, non-confrontation, mutual respect and win-win cooperation, with differences controlled in a constructive manner, so as to push China-US relations further forward from a new starting point, better benefiting the peoples of the two countries and other countries," Xi said.
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