Qian Hongshan Holds Video Exchanges with ELP President
 ( 2020.06.16 )

On the afternoon of June 16, Qian Hongshan, Vice-minister of the International Department of the CPC Central Committee, held video exchanges with Heinz Bierbaum, President of the European Left Party (ELP).

Qian thanked ELP for its support and solidarity for China's fight against COVID-19 and China-Europe cooperation during the pandemic, saying that the CPC attaches great importance to the traditional friendly relations with the ELP and is willing to further deepen the exchanges and cooperation between the two Parties in the new situation and promote the healthy and stable development of China-Europe relations.

Bierbaum spoke highly of the outstanding achievements the Chinese people made under the CPC’s leadership in pandemic containment and the resumption of work and production. He expressed appreciation for China's efforts in promoting international cooperation against COVID-19 and expressed willingness to further deepen dialogue and exchanges with the CPC and push forward Europe-China relations.