Link: Financial Times – Transcript of interview with Wang Yi

The following interview was carried in the Financial Times, and carried out by the excellent Zhang Lifen.  If you want to know what the Chinese are thinking, then ask them!

Here is a profound interview which says a great deal.  It contextualises China’s Foreign Policy but also touches on sensitive issues such as Japan.

Wang Yi is a very experienced diplomat who has spent years in Japan, and whose counsel would be sought in the higher echelons of the Party.

I recommend this interview to you.


“On 24 January, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, who was attending the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2014 in Davos, Switzerland, gave an exclusive interview to Lifen Zhang, Associate Editor of the Financial Times and Editor-in-Chief of”

Transcript of interview with Wang Yi
By Lifen Zhang


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