US Consul General Kurt Tong (far left) cuts a cake with He Qimao, chief of staff for the PLA’s Hong Kong garrison, US Rear Admiral Karl Thomas, commander of Task Force 70, and US Captain Patrick Hannifin aboard the USS Ronald Reagan. Photo: Handout US Consul General Kurt Tong (far left) cuts a cake with He Qimao, chief of staff for the PLA’s Hong Kong garrison, US Rear Admiral Karl Thomas, commander of Task Force 70, and US Captain Patrick Hannifin aboard the USS Ronald Reagan. Photo: Handout
US Consul General Kurt Tong (far left) cuts a cake with He Qimao, chief of staff for the PLA’s Hong Kong garrison, US Rear Admiral Karl Thomas, commander of Task Force 70, and US Captain Patrick Hannifin aboard the USS Ronald Reagan. Photo: Handout

US consul general extends hand of friendship to China aboard USS Ronald Reagan and emphasises desire to ensure stability in the region

  • People’s Liberation Army personnel and local lawmakers visit aircraft carrier

Topic |   China’s military
US Consul General Kurt Tong (far left) cuts a cake with He Qimao, chief of staff for the PLA’s Hong Kong garrison, US Rear Admiral Karl Thomas, commander of Task Force 70, and US Captain Patrick Hannifin aboard the USS Ronald Reagan. Photo: Handout US Consul General Kurt Tong (far left) cuts a cake with He Qimao, chief of staff for the PLA’s Hong Kong garrison, US Rear Admiral Karl Thomas, commander of Task Force 70, and US Captain Patrick Hannifin aboard the USS Ronald Reagan. Photo: Handout
US Consul General Kurt Tong (far left) cuts a cake with He Qimao, chief of staff for the PLA’s Hong Kong garrison, US Rear Admiral Karl Thomas, commander of Task Force 70, and US Captain Patrick Hannifin aboard the USS Ronald Reagan. Photo: Handout
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