Secretary Blinken’s Call with PRC State Councilor

Secretary Blinken’s Call with PRC State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang

Washington, DC (STL.NewsThe US Department of State released the following statement:

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with PRC State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi.  Secretary Blinken underscored the global security and economic risks posed by further Russian aggression against Ukraine and conveyed that de-escalation and diplomacy are the responsible way forward.  The Secretary and Councilor Wang also exchanged views on how to advance work together following President Biden’s virtual meeting with President Xi on November 15, 2021, including on managing strategic risk, health security, and climate change.