|Yang Jiechi Meets with President-elect of the 74th Session of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly Tijjani Muhammad Bande|
On July 4, 2019, 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 President-elect of the 74th Session of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly Tijjani Muhammad Bande in Beijing.
Yang Jiechi noted that China advocates and supports multilateralism and supports the UN in playing an active role in international affairs. The Chinese side supports the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly in focusing on the work related to poverty reduction, sustainable development, climate change and other areas and making good preparations for the 75th anniversary of the founding of the UN next year.
Tijjani Muhammad Bande thanked the Chinese side for supporting the work of the UN and the UN General Assembly and expressed willingness to further strengthen cooperation with the Chinese side in all areas to jointly uphold multilateralism and the purposes and principles of the UN Charter.