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China, US discuss pressing issues in the Middle East

08-15-2012 19:53 BJT

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China and the United States have held the inaugural round of the China-US Middle East Dialogue in Beijing. Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Zhai Jun and US under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman led the two delegations.

The two sides discussed pressing issues in the Middle East, with particular attention to Iran and Syria. They also agreed to seek more ways to promote greater cooperation on regional and global challenges including energy security.

 

Editor:Zhang Dan |Source: CCTV.com

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