April 24 (Xinhua) – Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan on Saturday called for the promotion of a stable and solid China-US relationship when it comes to a video link to a commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Ping-Pong diplomacy.
Acclaiming the role of Ping-Pong diplomacy in opening the historic course of normalizing ties between China and the United States, Wang said the relationship between the two countries, despite the ups and downs, has witnessed of steady progress over the past 50 years.
Wang added that cooperation in various fields between China and the United States has produced fruitful results, providing tangible benefits to both peoples and contributing to global prosperity and stability.
Noting that China-US relations are at a crucial juncture, Wang said China and the United States, as two largest economies and permanent members of the United Nations Security Council, are gaining ground. cooperation and lose of confrontation. “Cooperation is the only right option.”
He urged the two sides to follow the spirit of the telephone conversation between the two leaders in February, draw inspiration from history, focus on cooperation, manage differences and promote exchanges and cooperation in various fields, as well. such as strong bond development to further contribute to victory in the COVID-19 response, global economic recovery, and global peace and stability.