A New Chapter in Bilateral Ties
April 27, Wuhan, Hubei Province: Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during their visit to an exhibition of cultural relics.
President Xi met with Prime Minister Modi that day, saying that he expected their two-day informal meeting to open a new chapter in bilateral ties. “The great cooperation between our two great countries can influence the world,” Xi said. He suggested that both sides should look at the complete picture of Sino-indian ties from a strategic perspective, so as to ensure that relations between the two countries always proceed in the right direction.
Modi said that the informal meeting has a historic significance. He called on the two sides to increase mutual understanding, and work together to deal with global issues and challenges using the wisdom of the two countries.