Four European foreign ministers are visiting Beijing from Saturday, May 29 to Monday, May 31, amid ongoing tensions between the European Union and China. Hungary, Ireland, Poland and Serbia responded to Minister Wang Yi’s invitation.
With our correspondent in Beijing, Stephen Lagarde
The investment agreement with Europe has been suspended, China is returning to bilateralism. This invitation worries me. ” China’s key partners in Europe (Beijing maintains with them) long-term friendly relations A Chinese diplomatic spokesman said on Friday, May 28.
Friendships often go hand in hand with business on the Chinese side. Says the newspaper HuankiuThis friendship would have developed with the health crisis: the shipment of masks at Tarmac in Warsaw and Dublin, the first Chinese vaccines sent to Belgrade. As for Budapest, for many observers in China, it may be Beijing’s best ally on the old continent.
A “looking” General word When faced with criticism of criticism
The visit comes a week after he left the group “Lithuania” 17 (Central and Eastern European countries) + 1 (China) . “ Treason As some Internet users have described, Beijing made fears of other departures from Vilnius. Chinese diplomacy is trying to end the ranks.
In these meetings with State Councilor Wang Yi, it will be a question of bilateral exchange and investment, and more. The purpose of these meetings, according to Song Lusheng, is to “raise” a General word X In the face of rising European criticism of policies pursued in Xinjiang and Hong Kong. This researcher in international relations at Fudan University Quoted by South China Morning Post, Beijing is listening too ” Balance US efforts to isolate China .