China is committed to denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and proposes all parties de-escalate tensions through dialogue and consultation, Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday.[Special Coverage]
Li told a press conference after the close of the annual parliamentary session that the situation in the Korean Peninsula and even broader Northeast Asia has recently become tense.
"Tensions may lead to conflicts, which will bring harm to all parties involved," Li said. "It is just a common sense that no one wants to see chaos at his doorstep."
China hopes all parties make concerted efforts to de-escalate tensions and get issues back to the track of dialogue in order to find proper solutions, he said.
China has fully complied with UN resolutions on the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, and is a staunch supporter of upholding the international nuclear non-proliferation regime, the premier said.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday that China and the United States are in close communication on a meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump.
Addressing a press conference after the conclusion of the annual session of China's top legislature, Li said diplomatic authorities from the two countries are communicating on a face-to-face meeting between the two leaders.
China will remain an important engine for world growth amid sluggish global economic recovery, Premier Li Keqiang told a press conference Wednesday after the close of the annual session of the national legislature.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday it is China's consistent position to support globalization and free trade.
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China will forge ahead with the reform of balancing the government-market relationship, step up efforts to simplify administrative procedures and delegate power to lower levels, Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday China does not want to see a trade war between the world's biggest and second biggest economies.
China will not see nor allow massive unemployment of particular groups this year as the government is capable of ensuring a favorable environment to generate jobs, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday.
China will not devalue yuan to boost its export, Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday after the close of the annual legislative session.