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China-US hold ‘constructive’ talks in Switzerland

 

  • Top diplomats from China and the US held talks in Switzerland  seven months after the acrimonious Alaska meeting, amid heightened tensions between the two countries over a range of issues.
  • China has said that talks with the US was ‘constructive’ as its top diplomat and in-charge of China’s Foreign Policy Yang Jiechi met with U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan on 7 Oct in Zurich.
  • The Chinese statement said that the talks covered the issues of Hong Kong, Taiwan, Xinjiang, Tibet, human rights and maritime disputes.