U.S. Undersecretary of State said that should strengthen cooperation with China to avoid misunderstandings
Data Figure: U.S. Deputy Secretary Under Secretary of State William – Burns
World Wide Web (microblogging) intern reporter Guo Wenjing reported, according to Agence France-Presse news October 25, U.S. Undersecretary of State William – Burns at Texas University of Calgary Campus at a conference, urged the United States and China in the “distressing” to strengthen security and cooperation on economic issues, and competition between the two countries in the miscarriage of justice in the future risk warning.
Burns said: “History tells us that a dramatic change of times, it was misunderstood, misjudged, and no intention to bring the conflict between the moment of maximum danger. In other words, we will gradually live in such a world, that the United States and China can not quietly develop in parallel. “
reported that the meeting discussed along with the two countries’ travel in a dynamic and variable,” the historical period, China and the U.S. will face the future. Burns said: “The future for many years, this will be our two countries have to face enormous challenges. Conflict and cooperation are not preordained, we choose any country in which the results will have a huge impact.”
He also mentioned that the two countries such as Iran and North Korea and other aspects of cooperation, but also pointed out that there are two differences in many areas, including the South China Sea’s maritime rights and freedom of the seas, China’s rapid military modernization, from China’s “continuous attacks” and the slow progress on economic issues and so on.
report also quoted Burns as saying: “Considering the challenges we face together, small-scale collaboration is not enough, we also need to start on other difficult issues to explore.” He added, The Obama administration has accelerated the pace of cooperation with China, for example, to carry out high-level meeting to accelerate the pace, setting up a new forum designed to eliminate differences, etc., which will have a positive effect.
Burns said: “If we want to avoid misunderstandings and crisis nipped in the bud, then the communication, transparency, trust is essential and we must find practical in these three areas of possible improvement method With the development of bilateral relations, we must continue in space, network, nuclear, marine and other relations of these two measures to the most competitive fields in these areas to improve the transparency of bilateral relations is a necessary long-term stability indispensable. “
In fact, Burns on the proposal of the two countries strengthen cooperation in the United States, but difficult in practice. Since 2007, the United States began to export restrictions against China alone. With regard to bilateral cooperation in the economic field, Premier Wen Jiabao at this year’s Summer Davos forum, once said: “China is willing to carry out large-scale U.S. financial and economic cooperation which has two of the most important elements : First, the U.S. should open markets to allow Chinese enterprises to invest in the United States, so that debt into investment, thereby promoting the employment of the United States second, to expand the export of U.S. goods to China and now the problem in the United States, the United States should release of goods export control. “