Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe greets US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper in Bangkok in November. They spoke by phone on Tuesday. Photo: AP Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe greets US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper in Bangkok in November. They spoke by phone on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe greets US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper in Bangkok in November. They spoke by phone on Tuesday. Photo: AP

Chinese and US defence chiefs discuss coronavirus crisis in phone call

  • Country’s fight against the disease a ‘total war’ involving all people, Wei Fenghe says
  • Mark Esper expresses willingness to boost exchanges on epidemic control and prevention

Topic |   China’s military
Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe greets US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper in Bangkok in November. They spoke by phone on Tuesday. Photo: AP Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe greets US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper in Bangkok in November. They spoke by phone on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe greets US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper in Bangkok in November. They spoke by phone on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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