The President of the United States Donald trump believes that Washington and Beijing have a chance to build relationships. He stated this on Friday, February 10, reports BBC News.
“I had a very, very good conversation with President of China XI Jinping, we discussed a lot of questions. It was a very long conversation,” — said the American leader. According to him, the United States and China are already on the way to improving relations.
A telephone conversation between the two leaders was held the evening of 9 February. During the meeting, trump has agreed to continue to follow the policy of “one China.” In addition, the parties agreed to participate in the discussions and negotiations on various issues of mutual interest. The White house described the call as “cordial conversation”.
8 firestrom sent XI Jinping a letter in which he said he hoped for cooperation with his Chinese counterpart to “develop constructive relationships” that will benefit both countries.
Relations between the US and China escalated after the December 2016 trump talked on the phone with the leader of Taiwan Cai Invent that caused outrage Beijing. Then the Republican said no to Beijing to decide with whom to communicate.
4 Dec trump in his Twitter criticized the economic policy of China and its military activity in the South China sea.