Fri. Jul 12th, 2024
Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with People’s Republic of China Minister of Public Security Wang Xiaohong

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met today with PRC State Councilor and Minister of Public Security Wang Xiaohong.  They reviewed implementation of commitments made by the two leaders at the Woodside Summit in November 2023, including progress on bilateral cooperation to combat global illicit drug manufacturing and trafficking.  The Secretary stressed the need for continued, sustained, and increased progress on counternarcotics cooperation.  The Secretary raised a range of concerns regarding PRC human rights issues, both within and beyond the PRC’s borders.  The two sides reaffirmed the importance of maintaining open channels of communication to responsibly manage competition and to discuss key issues in the relationship.

Official news published at https://www.state.gov/secretary-blinkens-meeting-with-peoples-republic-of-china-minister-of-public-security-wang-xiaohong/

originally published at Politics - JISIP NEWS