China never believes in the so-called Thucydides trap or the narrative that a strong country is bound to seek hegemony, and the United States should work with China to jointly address the challenges facing the world today. hui is facing, said a spokesman for the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China said.
Sun Yeli, the spokesperson, told a press conference in Beijing on Saturday that the most important event in international relations in the next five decades would be for China and the United States to coexist peacefully.
“We believe that the Chinese and American people have the wisdom, the opportunity and the ability to find a way of peaceful coexistence,” Sun said, adding that a strong and stable China-US relationship serves the common interests of the peoples. two peoples.
The international community also relies on the two countries to shoulder their responsibilities as major countries, maintain stable bilateral relations and push forward global cooperation, he said.
The spokesperson said China’s pursuit of development is about improving the lives of its people instead of challenging others. But China will not allow others to bully it, and China’s historic process of national rejuvenation cannot be stopped by anyone or any force, Sun said.