US President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping have argued that a lasting bilateral relationship should be maintained on the basis of mutual respect., Communication and collaboration.
During a virtual meeting between the two leaders, the US President stressed that they should work together to avoid new conflicts and unjustified rivalries.
The White House President made it clear that our responsibility as leaders is to ensure that our competition is not a deliberate conflict but a simple one, and that the United States will protect its interests and values. As its partners ..
For its part, The Asian great leader called on Washington to comply with international obligations and called for working together to promote “the classic cause of peace and global development.”
G stressed the need for a healthy and lasting relationship between the two countries to promote their respective development and to safeguard a peaceful and stable international environment.
Similarly, he suggested joining efforts to respond effectively to global challenges such as climate change and the Govt-19 epidemic.
In the first part of the conversation, which was approached by the press, Biden noted aspects of human rights, the economy and the influence of the Indo-Pacific region that Washington and Beijing did not agree on.
The summit comes amid growing competition between the world’s two major powers, which has not given up sanctions, accusations and harsh words in recent years.
A White House official told CNBC that the first meeting between the two leaders since Biden’s inauguration would not yield definitive results, but would seek to establish rules for effective competition.
(With information by Brenza Latina)