The State Department announced that Secretary of State Blinken will meet in New York with Chinese Vice President Han Zhengyu, who is attending the United Nations General Assembly, on the afternoon of the 18th Eastern Time.Han ZhengyuBeijingFrom Saturday the 18th he will go to New York to participate in the general debate of the 78th United Nations General Assembly.
Chinese Foreign Ministerwang yiAndwhite HouseNational Security Adviser Sullivan held a series of talks in Malta over the weekend. Washington officials said the two sides discussed bilateral issues such as a possible meeting between the leaders of the two countries.
A senior Biden administration official said the United States has seen “limited” indications that China may allow communications between the two countries’ militaries during weekend talks between senior US and Chinese officials in Malta.
According to Reuters, the official said Sullivan also expressed concerns about China’s aid to Russia and Beijing’s recent actions in the Taiwan Strait during his talks with Wang Yi.
According to a press release issued by the White House on the evening of the 17th, the two sides discussed major issues such as US-China relations, global and regional security issues, the Russia-Ukraine war, and cross-Strait issues.