20 January 2019

Kerry visit to reaffirm positive US-China ties, report says

United States Secretary of State John Kerry will reaffirm US commitment to pursuing a positive relationship with China in his upcoming visit to Beijing, Xinhua news agency reported Sunday, citing a statement from State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki. From Feb. 13 to 18, Kerry will make his fifth trip to Asia in the past year, travelling to the capital cities of South Korea, China, Indonesia and the United Arab Emirates, the report said. In meetings with Chinese officials, Kerry will “relay the message that the United States is committed to pursuing a positive, cooperative, comprehensive relationship and welcomes the rise of a peaceful and prosperous China that plays a positive role in world affairs”, Psaki was quoted as saying.

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