Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that the degradation of Sino-American relations was the fault of the administration of former US President Donald Trump, TASS reports.
“They have faced the most serious difficulties since the establishment of diplomatic relations. The key reason for this was that the previous US administration, based on its own political interests, seriously perverted China’s path to the future and policies towards it, ”he said.
The foreign minister noted that the administration of US President Joseph Biden must abandon prejudices and unfounded suspicions about China.
The head of the White House on Wednesday, February 10, held the first telephone conversation in his presidency with the President of the PRC. During the conversation, the parties discussed the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, climate change and preventing the proliferation of weapons in the world. The leaders of the two countries agreed to maintain close contact on bilateral relations and issues of mutual interest.