The Chinese and US militaries are keen to avoid mishaps in the South China Sea. Photo: XinhuaThe Chinese and US militaries are keen to avoid mishaps in the South China Sea. Photo: Xinhua
The Chinese and US militaries are keen to avoid mishaps in the South China Sea. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese and US defence chiefs push for stable military ties and to improve cooperation

  • In first direct talks since Esper took office in July, General Wei Fenghe underlines Beijing’s stand on various thorny issues, from Hong Kong to the South China Sea
  • Beijing ‘upset’ by departure of Patrick Shanahan, who had left room for continuing bilateral cooperation
Topic |   US-China relations
The Chinese and US militaries are keen to avoid mishaps in the South China Sea. Photo: XinhuaThe Chinese and US militaries are keen to avoid mishaps in the South China Sea. Photo: Xinhua
The Chinese and US militaries are keen to avoid mishaps in the South China Sea. Photo: Xinhua
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