Ma Xiaotian said the degree of surveillance into the United States of Huagao Jiang China-US military relations obstacles
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People’s Liberation Army Deputy Chief of Staff Ma Xiaotian 5 in the Ninth Asian security conference to answer a reporter’s question, said that Sino-US relations is the world’s most important bilateral relationships in the world, China is committed to building a positive, cooperative and comprehensive 21st century Sino-US relations, including military relations into account.
Ma Xiaotian said, there are obstacles to the development of Sino-US military relations, the first is the U.S. arms sales; second U.S. warship, the aircraft in the South China Sea, East China on high-intensity surveillance and reconnaissance; first Third, the U.S. Congress passed the “National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2000″ and “DeLay amendment” of 12 to limit the field of military exchanges. Therefore, the responsibility of military exchanges are not obstacles in China.
Ma Xiaotian said the two countries established diplomatic relations since the three joint communiques issued jointly, where “Shanghai Communique” issued in 1982. According to the communique, the United States undertake not to seek the implementation of a long-term policy of arms sales to Taiwan, arms sales to Taiwan in terms of performance and quality of the Sino-US relations will not exceed the level of supply in recent years, preparing to gradually reduce arms to Taiwan sale, and after a period of time to get a final resolution. However, this issue remains unresolved.
he said, the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan in 30 years, Sino-US relations has been interference with a serious incident. There are strategic mutual trust, the political foundation of bilateral cooperation issues, but also how to deal with their own commitment. Since the establishment of diplomatic relations, military relations through the “development, stagnation, and further development, then stagnation” of the cycle. Both sides hope to break this cycle, but these efforts so far no significant results.