USA – China – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi at the G20 summit in Rome on Sunday. This was announced by the US State Department in Washington on Saturday (local time).
It is only the second meeting of the two foreign ministers, the first taking place in Alaska in March. At that time, both sides had a battle of words in front of the cameras.
Relations between the US and China are extremely tense. In addition to disputes over trade issues and human rights, the conflict has recently come to a head, primarily because of Taiwan. The US pledged its support for the island.
The outraged Beijing, which sees Taiwan as a breakaway province, which if necessary should be reunited with the mainland by military force.