Vice-Premier Han Zheng (R), also a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, meets with Gambian President Adama Barrow in Beijing, capital of China, Sept 6, 2018. [Photo/Xinhua]
BEIJING — Vice-Premier Han Zheng on Sept 6 met with Gambian President Adama Barrow after the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) concluded Sept 4.
After resuming diplomatic relations, a new chapter has opened for China-Gambia relations. The two sides have continuously enhanced political mutual trust on the basis of the one-China principle, and firmly supported each other on issues of mutual core interests and major concerns, Han said.
China is ready to work with the Gambia to actively implement the fruitful results of the FOCAC Beijing summit, which is a grand event for enhancing China-Africa unity and cooperation, Han said.
Barrow said the Gambia will firmly adhere to the one-China policy, and is willing to take the implementation of the summit’s fruits as an opportunity to promote the greater progress of Gambia-China and Africa-China relations.