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Senior Chinese diplomat talks with Blinken amid debate over competitiveness bill

Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke with China’s top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, on Friday as Congress debates a bill that would ramp up the United States' competitiveness with Beijing.
Senior Chinese diplomat talks with Blinken amid debate over competitiveness bill
2 days ago|Beijing, China

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Top Chinese diplomat dismisses Wuhan coronavirus theories as 'absurd story'

China's top diplomat Yang Jiechi expressed Beijing's serious concern to US secretary of state Antony Blinken that some people in the US were spreading the "absurd story" about Covid-19 escaping from a Wuhan laboratory. "We urge the US to respect facts and science, refrain from politicising the issue," Yang said.

2 days ago|Mumbai, India
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UPDATE 2-Top Chinese diplomat dismisses Wuhan coronavirus theories as "absurd story"

China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, expressed Beijing's serious concern to U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken that some people in the United States were spreading the "absurd story" about the coronavirus escaping from a Wuhan laboratory. Yang, head of the Central Foreign Affairs Commission of China's ruling Communist Party, also told Blinken in a phone call on Friday that Washington should handle Taiwan-related issues "carefully and appropri…

2 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Top Chinese diplomat dismisses Wuhan coronavirus theories as "absurd story"

China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, expressed Beijing's serious concern to U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken that some people in the United States were spreading the "absurd story" about the coronavirus escaping from a Wuhan laboratory.

2 days ago|United Kingdom
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China Slams US 'Small Circle' Diplomacy Ahead Of G7 Summit

A top Chinese diplomat on Friday condemned Washington's "small circle" diplomacy, state media reported, in a phone call with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken as G7 leaders met for their first in-person summit in nearly two years.

2 days ago|New Delhi, India
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China brands Covid-19 lab-leak theory as 'absurd, ' Blinken urges transparency

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken stressed the need for cooperation and transparency over the origins of Covid-19 in a call with Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi on Friday and raised other contentious topics, including China's treatment of Uyghur Muslims, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

1 day ago|Malaysia
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US urged to abide by One China principle in top diplomats’ phone call

China’s Yang Jiechi calls for stability in the Taiwan Strait in first conversation with Secretary of State Antony Blinken since Alaska meeting.

2 days ago|Hong Kong
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China brands COVID-19 lab-leak theory as 'absurd,' Blinken urges transparency

WASHINGTON/BEIJING -U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken stressed the need for cooperation and transparency over the origins of COVID-19 in a call with Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi on Friday and raised other contentious topics, including China's treatment of Uyghur Muslims, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

2 days ago|Singapore
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Blinken Calls for Transparency from Beijing on COVID Origins During Phone Call With Chinese Diplomat

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US Secretary of State Antony Blinken during a phone call with his Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi on Monday stressed the need for cooperation and transparency in the effort to identify the source of the COVID-19 virus, State Department spokesperson Ned Price said on Friday.

2 days ago|Russian Federation
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Senior Chinese diplomat talks with Blinken amid debate over competitiveness bill

Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke with China’s top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, on Friday as Congress debates a bill that would ramp up the United States' competitiveness with Beijing. 

2 days ago|Washington, United States
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'Absurd story': Blinken dials top Chinese official on virus transparency, Taiwan

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaking on the phone from the G7 summit in England to top Chinese Politburo official Yang Jiechi called for "cooperation and transparency regarding the origin of the virus". "He also called on Beijing to cease its pressure campaign against Taiwan and peacefully resolve cross-Strait issues," a State Department statement said. Watch:

2 days ago|Noida, India
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