The United States reiterated that the Diaoyu Islands issue held stance deny to date backing
Original title: The United States reiterated that the Diaoyu Islands issue does not deny the day “backing”
Zhong Xinshe Washington, September 19 (Reporter Wuqing Choi) held the position of the 19th U.S. State Department spokesman Newland expressed concern about the U.S. ambassador to China, Gary Locke car suffered protesters in Beijing and slightly damaged regarding, She also reiterated that the United States is not holding its position on the Diaoyu Islands issue, and the outside world not to have the United States on this issue for the Japanese “backing” impression.
Newland answer media questions in a regular press conference that day, said about 50 demonstrators surrounded Locke’s official car ready to enter the U.S. Embassy, ??18 were present in China security personnel to respond to disperse the protesters. The whole process is slightly damaged, causing the vehicle Locke himself safe.
Newland unclear motives of the protesters, but the U.S. Embassy from close to the Japanese Embassy, ??the scene someone shouted slogans related to the Diaoyu Islands, the U.S. preliminary assessment protest who move should be relevant to the Diaoyu Islands issue, the problem with the Middle East (protest) is not the same.
Diaoyu Islands issue, Nuland reiterated that the United States is not held stance on this issue, but the United States would like to see in China and Japan to solve this problem. She also said that the United States is now the main concern is the high tension of the local situation.
a reporter asked whether the U.S. government will try to reduce the impression to the outside world, “the United States for Japan on the Diaoyu Islands dispute backing”. Newland replied: “People should not have the impression that, because we have been absolutely clear that we want to see the governments of these countries to solve the problem through bilateral dialogue. This is what we on both sides said the Sino-Japanese We will continue to do so. “
, as a party, Locke 19 press conference held in Beijing with visiting China, U.S. Defense Secretary Panetta about the course of events. According to the the shorthand contents of this press conference released by the U.S. Department of Defense, Locke said, when his car was surrounded by dozens of demonstrators apparently coming from the side of the Japanese Embassy, ??the Chinese police “very quickly” the demonstrators drive open his car to enter the embassy.
“All this in just a few minutes to the end, I never felt any danger.” Locke said.the
the above incident, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei said 19, the Chinese government has consistently effective implementation of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, and effectively protect the safety of foreign diplomatic institutions and personnel. The case only sporadic cases, the relevant Chinese authorities ongoing serious investigation, and will be dealt with according to law. (End)