China News Service, Beijing, September 15 (Reporter Guo Chaokai) In response to the British Parliament’s disapproval of an event with the participation of the Chinese ambassador in the Parliament Building, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said at a regular press conference on the 15th that China strongly condemns this. , Will have to react as necessary.
A reporter asked questions. According to reports, on the 14th, the British Parliament used China's sanctions on some British MPs as an excuse to disagree with the Parliamentary Inter-Party China Group in the Parliament Building with the participation of the Chinese ambassador.
What is China's comment?
Zhao Lijian said that the British Parliament was instigated by some anti-China MPs and did not agree to hold an event with the participation of the Chinese ambassador in the Parliament Building. China strongly condemns this and will have to respond as necessary.
"China's sanctions on individual anti-China lawmakers in the United Kingdom are a necessary response to the malicious spread of lies and false information, and the United Kingdom's unilateral sanctions. It is completely justified and reasonable. For any words and deeds that harm China's core interests, China has always resolutely counterattacked and absolutely never Don't tolerate it." Zhao Lijian said.
He further pointed out that as the two major economies and permanent members of the UN Security Council, China-UK cooperation meets the development needs of both sides and is conducive to coping with global challenges. This is a fact that is obvious to all.
China requires the British Parliament to immediately revoke the wrong decision, effectively restrain the words and deeds of individual members, and proceed from the standpoint of safeguarding the interests of the people and global well-being, and do more for the consolidation and development of China-UK relations.