Foreign Minister of Denmark, Anders Samuelsen, will be visiting China on the 20th to 22nd of June.
He has been invited by Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi.
The visit was announced by the Foreign Ministry of China’s spokesperson Geng Shuang. He said the following about the plans for Anders Samuelsen’s visit, according the official China.Un:
During this visit, Yang Jiechi, member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the CPC Central Committee will meet with Minister of Foreign Affairs Anders Samuelsen and State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will hold talks with him, during which they will exchange views on bilateral relations and issues of mutual interest. Besides Beijing, Minister Samuelsen will travel to Shanghai.
Denmark is one of the first western countries to establish diplomatic ties with China. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the China-Denmark comprehensive strategic partnership. We believe that Minister of Foreign Affairs Anders Samuelsen’s visit to China will help step up political mutual trust, expand our practical cooperation across the board and elevate China-Denmark relations to a new level.