Defense Minister Liang, chief of staff met with the Japanese Ground Self-Defense
Department of Defense Web site on February 24 Beijing Xinhua correspondent Lv Desheng reports: State Councilor and Defense Minister Liang Bayi Building today met with Japanese Defense Force Chief of Staff of the fire box Fang Wen and his party.
Liang said since the establishment of the new Japanese government, the two sides actively interact, the two leaders met on several occasions, on promoting the Sino-Japanese strategic and mutually beneficial relations and reached important consensus. Currently, Japan to enhance political trust between the two countries in trade, culture, cultural exchanges and cooperation in various fields such as solid progress. China is willing to work together with Japan, close all areas at all levels to further exchanges and cooperation, properly handle major sensitive issues between the two countries to jointly respond to global challenges, China-Japan strategic reciprocal relations to a higher level and broader developments in the field.
Liang said that in recent years, high-level exchanges between the two defense departments constantly, security consultation mechanism to achieve, both in personnel exchanges, international peacekeeping, humanitarian relief and fruitful cooperation in such areas. This situation should be both cherished and common maintenance. Chinese defense department is willing to work with Japan for the development of bilateral relations and contribute to regional peace and stability.
firebox Fang Wen said the two defense departments and armed forces exchanges and cooperation between not only help promote the development of bilateral relations, but also conducive to regional stability and world peace, and hope that both sides continue to strengthen at all levels, exchanges in various fields.