Letzte Aktualisierung: April 4, 2022
China and EU maintain distance
Barely 15 minutes after China's leader Xi Jinping met with EU representatives, the Chinese side had already released the first statement with quotes: The People's Republic hopes that Europe will formulate an independent understanding of China, maintain an independent China policy and jointly advance stable China-EU relations, the statement said. Xi spoke about the Covid pandemic and global economic challenges. The "Ukraine crisis" was only mentioned at the end of the statement.