Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi greets his Norwegian counterpart Ine Eriksen Soreide with an elbow bump in Oslo on Thursday. Wang is on a five-nation tour of Europe. Photo: Xinhua Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi greets his Norwegian counterpart Ine Eriksen Soreide with an elbow bump in Oslo on Thursday. Wang is on a five-nation tour of Europe. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi greets his Norwegian counterpart Ine Eriksen Soreide with an elbow bump in Oslo on Thursday. Wang is on a five-nation tour of Europe. Photo: Xinhua

China seeks to manage crisis, shore up ties with diplomatic flurry in Europe and Asia

  • Latest charm offensive indicates strategic importance of its neighbours and EU countries in the long game with Washington
  • Foreign Minister Wang Yi is on a five-nation European tour, and Politburo member Yang Jiechi is also expected to visit the continent this week

Topic |   US-China relations
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi greets his Norwegian counterpart Ine Eriksen Soreide with an elbow bump in Oslo on Thursday. Wang is on a five-nation tour of Europe. Photo: Xinhua Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi greets his Norwegian counterpart Ine Eriksen Soreide with an elbow bump in Oslo on Thursday. Wang is on a five-nation tour of Europe. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi greets his Norwegian counterpart Ine Eriksen Soreide with an elbow bump in Oslo on Thursday. Wang is on a five-nation tour of Europe. Photo: Xinhua
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