BEIJING, 3 Aug. /Basereporter.com/. The Minister of foreign Affairs of China Wang Yi and the Supreme President of the EU for foreign Affairs and security policy Federica Mogherini expressed on Friday that the meeting in Singapore the readiness of both sides to fight protectionism by strengthening international formats trade cooperation. This was announced by the Chinese foreign Ministry.
“In conditions of uncertainty and instability on the world stage, China and the EU act as a stabilizing force promptly reinforcing each other’s strategic dialogue, said Wang Yi Is extremely important, because both sides are vigorously defending the principles of multilateralism and international norms.”
According to the Chinese diplomat, such a position is beneficial not only Beijing and Brussels, but other countries in the world, because we are talking about global peace and stability.
In turn, Mogherini said that the EU and China support each other partnership aimed at friendly cooperation in the long term. “The EU sees China as its main and key strategic partner, she said. – We are solidary stance on free trade and multilateralism interact. The European side is ready to strengthen strategic dialogue with Beijing”.
During the meeting they also discussed the Iranian nuclear issue – both diplomats called for the preservation of the Joint comprehensive plan of action and strict compliance with the agreements.