US ‘spreading lies’ to sour Sino-African ties

Chinese companies engage in mutually beneficial cooperation, says ministry A trainee is guided at a Luban Workshop in Cairo, Egypt, on Aug 16, 2021. The China-aided workshops provide vocational training. (PHOTO / XINHUA) The United States is "spreading lies" about Chinese companies' operations in African countries in an attempt to undermine China-Africa cooperation, Foreign Ministry […]

China iterates call for peace between Russia and Ukraine

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian addresses a press conference in Beijing, China. (PHOTO / FMPRC.GOV.CN) BEIJING – China has always supported Russia and Ukraine to overcome difficulties and continue negotiations, and welcomes all efforts by the international community to promote peace, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Friday.  Zhao Lijian made the remarks at […]

Victories of anti-fascist war should be respected, upheld

Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian speaks at a press briefing on Aug11, 2020 in Beijing. ( PHOTO FROM FOREIGN MINISTRY WEBSITE) BEIJING – A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Thursday that the victorious outcomes of the World Anti-Fascist War should be earnestly respected and upheld, and urged Japan to remain committed to peaceful development. Spokesperson […]

China: US ‘genocide’ allegation is lie of century

Tourists watch dancing performance at the Xinjiang International Grand Bazaar in Urumqi, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Nov 7, 2019. (WANG FEI/XINHUA) BEIJING – The US "genocide" allegation is a lie of the century, which fully exposes its sinister intention of politicizing the Winter Olympics and maliciously smearing China with Xinjiang-related issues, a Foreign […]

Possible ‘authorized departure’ of US diplomats raises concern

Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian at a regular press briefing on Dec 27, 2021. (PHOTO / FMPRC.GOV.CN) Beijing has expressed its "serious concerns and dissatisfaction" to Washington over the possible "authorized departures" of US diplomats, hoping that the United States will abide by and cooperate with China's regulations to prevent and control the pandemic. Foreign […]

Slovenia leaders’ remarks on ‘Taiwan independence’ opposed

This undated photo shows Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian. (PHOTO/FMPRC.GOV.CN) BEIJING – A Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said on Wednesday that China is deeply shocked by and strongly opposes remarks from Slovenian leaders supporting "Taiwan Independence" in blatant violation of the one-China principle. Spokesperson Zhao Lijian made the remarks at a daily press briefing […]

China eyes closer friendship, cooperation with Nicaragua

Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian speaks at a press briefing on Aug11, 2020 in Beijing. ( PHOTO FROM FOREIGN MINISTRY WEBSITE) BEIJING – China looks forward to closer friendship and cooperation with Nicaragua, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Saturday. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian made the remarks while responding to the reopening of the […]