Xi expresses thanks during Tillerson’s visit. Here’s why
Chinese President Xi Jinping and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met on Sunday in Beijing, the latter’s last stop in East Asia.
Earlier, Tillerson visited Japan and South Korea.
“You said that China-US relations can only be friendly. I express my appreciation for this,” BBC News, in an article published online on March 19, quoted Xi as saying.
He “added that he had spoken to the US president several times,” the article stated.
“We are both expecting a new era for constructive development,” Xi said.