Vice-Premier Liu Yandong (R) on Dec 17 met with visiting former US Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright.[Photo/Xinhua]
BEIJING — Vice-Premier Liu Yandong on Dec 17 met with visiting former US secretary of state Madeleine K. Albright.
Hailing stable China-US relations, close mutual contacts and new progress on bilateral cooperation, Liu called for the two sides to further pragmatic cooperation, deepen people-to-people exchanges and enhance mutual strategic trust so as to build a new type of major-country relationship.
Albright said she is willing to play an active role in promoting US-China relations and cooperation in various fields.
Albright served as US secretary of state from 1997 to 2001.