Minister of Foreign Affairs and Tourism Given Lubinda says President Michael Sata and the Zambian government will firmly adhere to the One-China policy.
Lubinda was speaking in China when he met Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi in China Wednesday morning.
Yang told Lubinda that China is ready to work with Zambia to promote relations between the two and that China appreciates Zambian President Michael Sata’s remarks on deepening bilateral ties.
Chinese-Zambian relations have maintained healthy and stable development since they were established in 1964, Yang said, noting that the two sides have expanded exchanges at various levels and maintained close coordination in international affairs.
In response, Lubinda said China is a good friend of Zambia and that China has provided valuable support for Zambia’s national development.
He said the PF government and Sata will firmly adhere to the so called One-China policy