Chinese Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi (Photo: Kyodo/VNA)

On May 22nd, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Lu Kang said: "China and the US will exchange views on bilateral relations and issues of common interest,"

Mr. Wang is stopping over in the US capital on his way home from Argentina, where he is attending a G20 Foreign Ministers’ meeting and has reportedly discussed contentious East Sea issues with some of his counterparts.

Earlier, Minister Wang Yi had talks with his Australian counterpart Julie Bishop on the sidelines of the meeting./.

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