Wang Yi (politician)
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Wang Yi is a Chinese diplomat and politician. He formerly served as China's Vice Foreign Minister, Ambassador to Japan and Director of the Taiwan Affairs Office. He has served as the Foreign Minister since March 2013 and a State Councilor since March 2018.
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PM Modi calls for ‘reformed multilateralism’ at UNPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said it was important to “assess the UN’s role and relevance in today’s world” while making a strong pitch for a “reformed multilateralism”. PM Modi..
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India, China begin disengagement after talks between NSA Doval, Chinese foreign ministerOver a two hours long telephonic conversation on Sunday evening, NSA Ajit Doval and Wang Yi, China’s foreign minister finalized the elements of disengagement in eastern Ladakh and de-escalation along..
India, China agree that differences should not become disputes after key phone callWith Prime Minister Narendra Modi visiting the forward areas in Ladakh over the weekend coupled with sustained diplomatic pressure, the India-China border face-off appears to have reached some sort of..
Russia rules out mediating between India and ChinaRussia on Tuesday ruled out mediating between India and China following the violent clashes in the Galwan Valley, saying the two nations do not need any kind of assistance to resolve their..
Premeditated action led to clash, will seriously impact ties: Jaishankar to Chinese counterpartPremeditated and planned action by Chinese troops was directly responsible for the violence and casualties during the June 15 border clash and this unprecedented development would have a serious impact..
Chinese side took pre-meditated and planned action in Galwan Valley: EAM Jaishankar tells China's Foreign MinisterChinese side took pre-meditated and planned action in Galwan Valley that was directly responsible for the resulting violence, EAM Jaishankar told Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi.
Ladakh face-off: Chinese foreign minister speaks to JaishankarChinese foreign minister Wang Yi spoke to external affairs minister S Jaishankar during which he emphasised that both sides should strengthen communication and coordination to resolve their differences..
Jaishankar to meet China FM in virtual RIC meet on June 22Even as India wrestles with Chinese intrusions along the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh, foreign minister S Jaishankar is scheduled to meet his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi at a virtual..
China tells U.S. to stop wasting time in coronavirus battleThe United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it, rather than spreading lies and attacking the country, the Chinese government's top..
China, U.S. to gain from cooperation, lose from confrontation - senior Chinese diplomatThe Chinese government's top diplomat, Wang Yi, said on Sunday that China and the United States both stand to gain from cooperation and would lose from confrontation, adding both sides must find a way..
China hopes U.S., North Korea can resume meaningful dialogueChina hopes the United State and North Korea can resume meaningful dialogue as soon as possible, the Chinese government's top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday.
China diplomat says U.S. should not challenge China's red line on TaiwanThe United States should not challenge China's red line on Chinese-claimed Taiwan, the Chinese government's top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday.
China says WHO chief has done a good jobWorld Health Organization (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has done a good job and countries with decency will support the body, the Chinese government's top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday.
Senior Chinese diplomat says new legislation on Hong Kong to have no impact on freedoms, rightsThe Chinese government's top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday new China legislation on Hong Kong that is being considered would target a narrow category of acts and would have no impact on the city's..
Those who want China to pay virus compensation are daydreaming - diplomatThose who want to make China pay compensation for the coronavirus outbreak are daydreaming, the Chinese government's top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday.
Jaishankar discusses cooperation on COVID-19 with EU and ChinaExternal affairs minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday said he had a discussion with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy,..
U.S. criticism of China is 'lies', foreign minister saysChina's State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi dismissed U.S. criticism of his country as "lies" on Saturday, shortly after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized its foreign policy and..
Senior China diplomat says One China principle unshaken after Taiwan electionSenior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi said Monday that the One China principle will not be changed by the Taiwan election result and will not be shaken by the wrong words and actions of Western politicians.
Chinese court sentences Early Rain Church pastor to nine years jail for subversionA Chinese court sentenced the pastor of the Early Rain Covenant Church, Wang Yi, to nine years in prison on charges of inciting subversion of state power and illegally operating a business.
NSA Ajit Doval, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi discuss India-China boundary issueDoval and Yi resolved to intensify their efforts to achieve a fair, reasonable and mutually acceptable solution to the India-China boundary question in accordance with the directives provided by PM..
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India-China Boundary Question: Special Representatives of both countries to hold border talks todayThe Indian delegation will be led by National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval, while the Chinese side will be led by State Counsellor& Foreign Minister Wang Yi.
India-China Boundary Issue: NSA Ajit Doval meets Chinese Foreign Minister Wang YiThe Indian delegation is led by National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval, while the Chinese side is led by State Counsellor& Foreign Minister Wang Yi.
China pushes for another discussion on J&K at UNSCBeijing is pushing for yet another discussion on Jammu & Kashmir in the UN Security Council on Tuesday. Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi will be in India to hold boundary talks with NSA Ajit Doval this..
India and China likely to iron out differences in city of TajAfter the recent strife in bilateral ties, India and China are looking to add some oomph to efforts by diplomats on both sides to stabilise the relationship. The government is considering hosting the..
Senior China diplomat says U.S. seriously damaged hard-won mutual trustSenior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi said on Friday that the United States has successively acted to attack and suppress China, seriously damaging the hard-won mutual trust between the countries.
Senior China diplomat urges U.S. to meet China halfway, improve relationsSenior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi said on Friday the United States should meet China halfway and promote a healthy and stable development of bilateral relations, as the countries continue to clash on..
Senior China diplomat says Beijing will never allow anyone to destroy HK's stabilityChina resolutely opposes U.S. lawmakers' passing of a Hong Kong human rights bill and will never allow anyone to destroy Hong Kong's prosperity and stability, senior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi said on..
Spruced up and fortified, TN port town Mamallapuram awaits Xi, ModiXi touches down in Chennai around lunchtime and will undertake an hour-long drive to this seashore town around 4 pm. He will undertake an hour-long drive to Mamallapuram town around 4 pm. The next day,..
India hits back at China for raising Kashmir ar UNGA, says CPEC changing status quo in PoKThe response came after Wang Yi, the Foreign Minister of China, said at UNGA that India through its "unilateral" action by removing special status to Jammu and Kashmir is changing the "status quo" in..
China's Wang Yi rejects U.S. criticisms, says both sides should cooperateChina's top diplomat, Foreign Minister and State Councilor Wang Yi, hit back at tough criticisms from the United States on Tuesday and said the world's two biggest economies should respect each others'..
India takes strong exception to reference of J&K in Pak-China joint statementIndia on Tuesday objected to the reference made to Jammu and Kashmir in a China-Pakistan joint statement issued after Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi's visit to Islamabad. The external affairs..
India asks Chinese foreign minister to reschedule tripIndia has rescheduled Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi's September 9 visit for talks on the boundary issue with national security adviser Ajit Doval. While there is no official confirmation yet,..
Senior Chinese diplomat to visit North Korea next weekThe Chinese government's top diplomat, State Councillor Wang Yi, will visit North Korea next week, China's foreign ministry said on Friday.
Chinese diplomat says Hong Kong facing worst crisis since 1997 handoverSenior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi told a Hong Kong business delegation that more support should be given to the city's government to end violence that has evolved into the biggest crisis it has faced..
Rejection of international law on the rise, Iran's foreign minister saysThe rejection of international law is on the rise, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday, during a meeting in Beijing with the Chinese government's top diplomat, State Councillor..
Iran foreign minister says rejection of international law is on the riseThe rejection of international law is on the rise, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday, during a meeting in Beijing with the Chinese government's top diplomat, State Councillor..
Boundary talks soon, China looking at an ‘early harvest’India and China will hold the next round of boundary talks. This would be the first talks since the reorganisation of Jammu and Kashmir and defanging of Article 370. NSA Ajit Doval will meet Chinese..
Indo-Chinese ties have improved: DelhiIndia and China agreed to cooperate in several areas on Monday, during Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar's meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi. The visit is a preparatory visit for..
Any bilateral differences should not become disputes: Jaishankar to ChinaExternal affairs minister S Jaishankar, who is on a crucial three-day visit to China, called on Chinese vice president Wang Qishan, considered a confidant of President Xi Jinping, and later had a..
EAM Jaishankar departs for China, to co-chair 2nd HLM meet with counterpart Wang Yi on MondayJaishankar is on a pre-scheduled visit to Beijing from August 11 - 13 and left for China on Sunday.
Jaishankar to visit China today, to co-chair 2nd HLM meet amid tensionsDuring the visit from August 11 to 13, Jaishankar will co-chair the second HLM meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi to prepare the ground for the second informal summit between Prime Minister..
China 'seriously concerned' about situation in Jammu and KashmirThis was divulged during bilateral talks between Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi.
Senior Chinese diplomat urges India and Pakistan to avoid unilateral actionsChina is gravely concerned about situation in Kashmir, senior diplomat Wang Yi said on Friday, following a meeting with Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, the Foreign Ministry said.
Canadian and Chinese ministers meet amid tensions, pledge to continue talksCanada's Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Friday that she met her Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, to discuss tensions following Canada's arrest of a Huawei Technologies Co executive in December..
Jaishankar to visit Beijing in second week of AugustWhile officials are tight lipped about the schedule of his visit, an invitation being circulated to the media here by the China Public Diplomacy Association said Jaishankar along with his Chinese..
Senior Chinese diplomat urges U.S. caution on Taiwan, Hong Kong issuesChina and the United States have different values but both share common interests, senior diplomat Wang Yi said on Thursday, following a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the foreign..
China says Vietnam 'maritime problems' should not impinge on bilateral tiesChina's top diplomat Wang Yi said maritime problems involving Vietnam should not interfere with bilateral relations, according to a report released by China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Conciliatory tone as top diplomats from United States and China meetU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and China's top diplomat Wang Yi met face-to-face for the first time this year on Thursday and Wang said they discussed ways to promote China-U.S. ties despite..