Xi Jinping, Angela Merkel talk cooperation in phone call

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

President Xi Jinping held a phone call with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday, state media tweeted.

Xi urged Germany and the European Union to make joint efforts with China to protect and promote the healthy and stable development of their cooperation, so as to bring more certainty to the volatile world.

Xi said to Merkel that China’s development is an opportunity for the EU, and he hoped that the EU can make a correct, independent judgment to achieve strategic independence.