MADRID, 19 Nov. (EUROPA PRESS) -
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday expressed his hope that China and the United States would develop their "mutual understanding, reduce misperceptions and miscalculations," and "work together" for healthy relations during the brief meeting. that he has held with the US Vice President, Kamala Harris, at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in Bangkok (Thailand).
The president, according to statements collected by the official Chinese news agency, Xinhua, hopes that Harris "plays a positive role in this regard", after the "strategic and constructive" meeting held in Bali (Indonesia) on Monday with the US president, Joe Biden.
Harris, for his part, highlighted the meeting between the two presidents earlier this week as a "success".
The US vice president has stressed that her country does not seek confrontation or conflict with China, and that the two sides should work together on global issues and keep the lines of communication open.