No intention to fight a 'Cold War or hot one' with any country: Xi

23 Sept 2020

No intention to fight a 'Cold War or hot one' with any country: Xi

Chinese President Xi Jinping told the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday that China has "no intention to fight either a chilly War or a hot one with any country". "We will still narrow differences and resolve disputes with others through dialogue and negotiation. We'll not seek to develop only ourselves or engage in zero sum game," he said.

"We will still narrow differences and resolve disputes with others through dialogue and negotiation. we'll not seek to develop only ourselves or engage in zero sum game," Xi said during a pre-recorded video statement to the annual gathering of world leaders, conducted virtually this year thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Long-simmering tensions between the us and China hit boiling point over the pandemic, spotlighting Beijing's bid for greater multilateral influence during a challenge to Washington's traditional leadership.