Tillerson meets with Chinese FM in Beijing

By Yang Sheng Source:Globaltimes.cn Published: 2017/9/30 16:26:47

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US  Secretary  of State Rex  Tillerson  arrived  in  Beijing  this afternoon to meetwith Chinese  Foreign  Minister  Wang  Yi  at  the  Great  Hall  of  the  People,  China  Central  Television  reported.

Tillerson's  main  task  during the visit is  to  exchange  in-depth  views  with  the  Chinese  side  on  "how  to  strengthen  China-US  relations,  especially  [ahead of] US  President  Donald  Trump's  state  visit  to  China  at  the  invitation  of  Chinese  President  Xi  Jinping  this  year,"  as well''major  international  and  regional  issues  of  common  concern,"  Lu  said.

According  to  the US  Department  of  State's  official  website,  Secretary  Tillerson  will  discuss  a  range  of  issues  with  senior  Chinese  leaders  during  his  visit,  including  US  President  Donald  Trump's  planned  travel  to  the  region,  the  denuclearization  of  the  Korean  Peninsula  and  trade  and  investment. 

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