The steady construction of the project was made possible with the implementation of strict virus-prevention measures.
China is committed to developing a China-U.S. relationship featuring non-conflict, non-confrontation, mutual respect and win-win cooperation, Yang said. "Dialogue and cooperation between China and the United States does not just benefit one side, nor is it a favor granted by one side to the other. It features equality and mutual benefit." Enditem
Pompeo's groundless claims about China have aroused strong condemnation from the Chinese Embassy in the Czech Republic.
China and Arab countries have witnessed a drastic growth in economic and trade cooperation over the past few years.
All the excuses for closure claimed by the U.S. side are nothing but fabrications designed to slander China, and none of the excuses is backed by any evidence or can stand up to scrutiny, Wang said.
Such disciplined and comprehensive approach stems from a system of governance designed to serve the long-term and fundamental interests of the people, rather than one that is exploited by a few politicians in some western countries for shortsighted goals and their own interests.
However, he acknowledged that the current political climate in the United States might make that difficult as the November presidential elections draw near.
China has no intention to fight a "diplomatic war" with the United States as it will only hurt the interests of the two peoples even more, Wang said.
"What they are up to is to stitch up lies to blind the American people and fool international public opinion," he added.
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi gives an exclusive interview to Xinhua on China-U.S. ties in Beijing, capital of China, Aug. 5, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhai Jianlan)
The expert said Trump is trying to use the strategic battle with China as an electoral card to seek reelection in November's presidential elections.