US, China relations
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The Chinese are really preoccupied with the One China policy … That rapprochement between the U.S. and China - the fact that business has been pretty flexible between the two - has been very important to both economies and actually quite positive.
Xi Jinping has to respond to this internally, domestically, and while he doesn't want an open fight with Trump, he will have to show ... resolve.
This is not a bargaining chip that you use to come closer to getting your ideal set of circumstances regarding trade matters, human rights or anything else. To withdraw from the one China policy is to renounce formal relations with China. Then there's no basis to discuss any of these issues.
China expresses serious concern on this subject. If the [one China policy] is compromised or interfered with, any sound and steady development in China-U.S. relations and cooperation in various fields is out of the question.
I don't think anyone is a drinking buddy of Xi Jinping, but familiarity is useful and could advance U.S. diplomacy.
It doesn't mean we're going to poke the Chinese in the eye; it doesn't mean we're going to change the 'One China policy'. But it does mean we will reform our Taiwan policy to reflect reality.
I think I would just say to our counterparts in China that this was a moment of courtesy. The President-elect talked to President Xi (Jinping) two weeks ago in the same manner that was not a discussion about policy.
We remain firmly committed to our 'one China' policy. Our fundamental interest is in peaceful and stable cross-Strait relations.
There is no change to our longstanding policy on cross-Strait issues. We remain firmly committed to our 'one China' policy based on the three Joint Communiques and the Taiwan Relations Act. Our fundamental interest is in peaceful and stable cross-Strait relations.
There is... an overall anti-corruption agenda of (Chinese) President Xi Jinping and gambling is one of the areas of interest to them. We are subject to the laws of China, we are subject to the laws of the country that we are visiting or we are operating in.
My impression of Xi Jinping is quite positive. First, because I knew his father very well. His father was a very good man in my opinion, probably the most democratic-minded member of the old party leadership.