|Top Chinese legislator meets U.S. Congress delegation|
Top Chinese legislator Zhang Dejiang called on more
Zhang, chairman of the National People's Congress (NPC) Standing Committee, made the call during his meeting with a delegation from the bipartisan U.S.-China Working Group (USCWG) of the U.S. Congress, a group focused on educating members and staff about U.S.-China issues through meetings and briefings with academic, business and political leaders from the
Congressmen Charles Boustany and Rick Larsen, co-chairs of the USCWG, led the eight-member delegation on its
Zhang briefed the delegation on the just-concluded annual session of
On China-U.S. relations, Zhang said it is in the fundamental interests of the two countries to build a new model of relations between major powers, an important consensus reached between presidents of the two countries.
Zhang called on the two countries to respect each other, step up cooperation, manage differences and implement the consensus.
Zhang said the NPC places great importance on exchanges with the U.S. Congress and welcomes more visits to