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One day after the joint press conference of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto in Budapest, China on refuted US pressure on some countries for using Chinese equipment concerning areas such as telecommunications, Xinhua reports.
“The European Union’s approach to China is hypocritical in view of the fact that cooperation is a pan-European interest, as is the fact that Central Europe should develop its infrastructure while also applying Chinese resources”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in a statement to public media in Bucharest, where he is attending a two-day informal meeting of EU foreign ministers.
The Chinese government issued its third policy paper on the EU in mid December. "Based on common interests and needs, China and the Central and East European countries have conducted win-win, open and transparent cross-regional cooperation." the paper reads