|Wang Yi Delivers Report at Series Report Meetings on "Five Years of Sheer Endeavour"|
On August 29, 2017, Foreign Minister Wang Yi delivered a report titled Study and Implement General Secretary Xi Jinping's Thought on Diplomacy and Strive for a New Situation of the Major-Country Diplomacy with Distinctive Chinese Features at the small auditorium of the Great Hall of People for the series report meetings on "Five Years of Sheer Endeavour.
Foreign Minister Wang Yi pointed out that since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping at the core has actively advanced the innovation in diplomatic theory and practice, put forward a series of new vision, new thinking and new strategy, and formed and established General Secretary Xi Jinping's thought on diplomacy. Under the guidance of General Secretary Xi Jinping's thought on diplomacy, Chinese diplomacy forges ahead and makes progress with sheer endeavour, blazing a road of major-country diplomacy with distinctive Chinese features.
Foreign Minister Wang Yi expressed that during the past five years, with strong leadership of the CPC Central Committee, the major major-country diplomacy with distinctive Chinese features has obtained significant achievements. China adheres to the CPC's leadership, and sticks to the path, theory, system and cultural confidence of the socialism with Chinese characteristics, enabling China's social system and development path to draw more understanding and recognition from the international community. China insists on the concept of win-win cooperation and promotes the transformation of the "Belt and Road" construction from an initiative to actions, making it the largest platform for international cooperation and the most acclaimed global public product. China actively establishes the global partnership network featuring equality, peace and inclusiveness, and has achieved full coverage of countries in various regions and of different types in the world, making China's friend circle larger and larger. China gets deeply involved in global governance, with more and more China's initiatives becoming international consensus and more and more China's solutions being pooled into international actions, which remarkably enhanced the country's agenda-setting right, rules-making right and international discourse right. China firmly safeguards its territorial sovereignty and maritime rights and interests, as well as resolutely defends its national security and unity. China makes use of its advantages in external work, and actively integrates them with domestic development demands, and thus constantly coming up with new concepts and new measures in serving national reform and development. China earnestly carries out the concept of "diplomacy for the people", vigorously strengthens consular protection capacity building, and actively builds overseas livelihood projects. Foreign Minister Wang Yi pointed out that the China's diplomatic front will consciously arm with General Secretary Xi Jinping's thought on diplomacy to embrace the successful convocation of the 19th CPC National Congress with outstanding performance.
Over 800 people in Beijing including cadres from the party, government, military institutions and state-owned enterprises, the masses and university faculty and students attended the event. All attendees unanimously noted that the report made by Foreign Minister Wang Yi deeply interprets on General Secretary Xi Jinping's thought on diplomacy and comprehensively demonstrates the fruitful outcomes achieved by the major-country diplomacy with distinctive Chinese features, which are fairly inspiring and encouraging. It is believed that China's diplomacy will provide strong guarantee for realizing the "two centenary goals" and the Chinese dream of the great rejuvenation of Chinese nation, and make greater contributions to the world peace and development.