Teodoro Locsin and Wang Yi pictured in Laos earlier this year. Photo: Xinhua Teodoro Locsin and Wang Yi pictured in Laos earlier this year. Photo: Xinhua
Teodoro Locsin and Wang Yi pictured in Laos earlier this year. Photo: Xinhua

China is not interested in competing for world leadership, foreign minister says

  • Wang Yi made the comments during a meeting with his Philippine counterpart Teodoro Locsin, during which he said the two countries should be ‘good friends forever’
  • Meeting is latest stage in diplomatic drive in Southeast Asia, where Beijing’s South China Sea claims are a continued source of tension

Topic |   China-Philippines relations
Teodoro Locsin and Wang Yi pictured in Laos earlier this year. Photo: Xinhua Teodoro Locsin and Wang Yi pictured in Laos earlier this year. Photo: Xinhua
Teodoro Locsin and Wang Yi pictured in Laos earlier this year. Photo: Xinhua
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