China recommitted to U.S.-China trade deal in Hawaii dialogue: Pompeo
Updated: 2020-06-19 13:39:32 KST
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a tweet Thursday that China's top foreign policy official has promised to honor all of the commitments China made in the two sides phase one trade deal.
Pompeo was referring to his meeting the day before in Hawaii with China's top envoy Yang Jiechi.
In Beijing, China's foreign ministry said the meeting was "constructive" and that Yang laid out Beijing's position on Hong Kong, Taiwan and Xinjiang Province.
This was the first major face-to-face diplomatic encounter between the two sides since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.