Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi Meets Détente Designer Kissinger, “Taiwan Strait Needs Stabilization”
In the 77th General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly, which began on the 20th (local time), the leaders of major countries urged the end of the war in Ukraine. In the absence of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping, who are on the same side as his ‘kanbu’, voices are growing that ‘Russia should be expelled from permanent membership of the United Nations Security Council’.
According to Reuters and others, during a general discussion where top officials from each country spoke one after the other, speakers condemned the Russian attack and called for an end to the war and a diplomatic solution. French President Emmanuel Macron said, “What we have seen since February 24 (the start of the war in Ukraine) is the return of imperialism and colonialism. If Russia is not a hegemon, who will be the hegemon?”
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Turkiye, who has acted as a mediator between Russia and Ukraine, said, “There are no winners in war. “There will be no losers in a fair peace process,” he said. In an interview with US PBS TV, President Erdogan emphasized that Russia should return to Ukraine the Donbas region, which was stolen in this war, including Crimea, which was forcibly annexed by Russia in 2014.
The Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, warned of the global energy crisis caused by war, criticized Russia, saying, “The unrest of the world is growing because of the demonstration of nuclear power and the threat to the safety of nuclear power plants .”
Kyodo News reported that “Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz have expressed their will to fill the vacancy by expelling Russia from the permanent members of the Security Council.” In particular, Prime Minister Scholz said, “We need to seize this opportunity to reform the United Nations Security Council. Germany (instead of Russia) will become a permanent member of the board, so I will take more responsibility.” Japan and Germany have been working with India and Brazil since 2004 to become permanent members of the United Nations Security Council.
Meanwhile, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, who visited New York to attend the United Nations General Assembly, met with former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger on the 19th and said, “It is an urgent matter to’ The United States managed the Taiwan Issue. Otherwise, the table of relations between the United States and China will be turned upside down,” China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on the 20th. Kissinger is a representative pro-China faction in the United States as a person behind the establishment of diplomatic relations between the United States and China in 1979. China has been interviewing Kissinger whenever relations between the United States and China are hit a rock and gives him a lot of publicity that he is on Beijing’s side.
Beijing reporter Liu Ji-young