SECRETARY TILLERSON: Properly, thanks very a lot for Mr. Wang for welcoming me to Beijing. It’s a delight to be right here and to have the chance to proceed our discussions which, as you famous, started in Bonn. U.S.-China relationship has now over 40 years in the past with the historic opening between the U.S. and China, and thru that interval, it has been a really optimistic relationship constructed on non-confrontation, no battle, mutual respect, and at all times trying to find win-win options. We look ahead to constructing upon the vital and prolonged phone dialogue that occurred between President Trump and President Xi, and we all know that there will likely be many alternatives for us to discover areas of mutual curiosity but additionally to deal with areas of variations between our two international locations. And I do know there will likely be a spirit of cooperation in these discussions that you simply and I’ll have and within the discussions that I hope to return between our two leaders, and I look ahead to this dialog at this time to discover additional these areas. And once more, thanks for welcoming me.
Supply: DoS: Highlights