|Yang Jiechi Meets with Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel of Algeria|
On July 10, 2018, Member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and Director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the CPC Central Committee Yang Jiechi met with Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel of Algeria in Beijing.
Yang Jiechi said that this year marks the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Algeria. The two sides should inherit and carry forward the traditional friendship between China and Algeria, deepen political mutual trust, intensify exchanges and cooperation in various fields, and strengthen communication and coordination in international and regional affairs. The Chinese side will take President Xi Jinping's important speech delivered at the opening ceremony of the 8th Ministerial Meeting of the China-Arab States Cooperation Forum as the guidance to promote the constant development of the relations between China and Arab states.
Abdelkader Messahel expressed that Algeria speaks highly of China's support for the Arab and African causes, and is committed to deepening exchanges and cooperation with China in various fields, so as to promote Arab states-China cooperation and Africa-China cooperation for new development.