Xi Jinping hosted the first meeting of the Central Foreign Affairs Working Committee
Strengthen the centralized and unified leadership of the Party Central Committee's foreign affairs
Efforts to Create a New Situation in the Diplomacy of Powers with Chinese Characteristics
Li Keqiang Wang Huning Han Zheng Wang Qishan participated
On the morning of May 15, Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee, State President, Chairman of the Central Military Commission, and Chairman of the Central Foreign Affairs Working Committee, hosted the first meeting of the Central Foreign Affairs Working Committee and delivered an important speech. Xi Jinping emphasized the need to strengthen the centralized and unified leadership of the Party Central Committee's foreign affairs work, accurately grasp the current developments and changes in the international situation, forge ahead, pioneer and innovate, and work hard to create a new situation in the diplomacy of the great powers with Chinese characteristics. Make greater contributions to the realization of the Chinese dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.
Li Keqiang, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Premier of the State Council, and deputy director of the Central Foreign Affairs Working Committee, and Vice President Wang Qishan, member of the Central Foreign Affairs Working Committee, attended the meeting. Wang Huning, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and secretary of the Central Secretariat, and Han Zheng, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Vice Premier of the State Council, attended the meeting.
Xi Jinping emphasized in his speech that since the 18th CPC National Congress, under the strong leadership of the Party Central Committee, we have actively promoted innovation in diplomatic theory and practice, improved and deepened the overall diplomatic layout, advocated and advanced the "Belt and Road" construction, and participated in global governance System reform and construction, firmly defending the country's sovereignty, security, and development interests, and strengthening the party's centralized and unified leadership in foreign affairs, has embarked on a new path of diplomacy for a large country with Chinese characteristics and achieved historic achievements.
Xi Jinping pointed out that the uncertain and unstable factors in the world today are increasing, and the opportunities and challenges facing China's development coexist. We must accurately grasp the changing rules of the international situation, not only recognize the development trend of China and the world, but also see the risks and challenges faced on the way forward, plan ahead, respond appropriately, and do a good job. At present and in the future, it is necessary to deepen the diplomatic layout, implement plans for major diplomatic activities, increase awareness of risks, and firmly safeguard national sovereignty, security, and development interests.
Xi Jinping emphasized that the "Belt and Road" construction is an important practical platform for us to promote the construction of a community of shared future for humanity. In the past few years, the construction of the “Belt and Road” has evolved from concept to action, and has become tangible international cooperation, which has achieved remarkable achievements. It is necessary to grasp the implementation of the results of the first “Belt and Road” international cooperation summit, gather consensus among all parties, plan cooperation vision, expand opening up, strengthen communication, consultation and cooperation with other countries, and promote the development of the “Belt and Road”. Traveling steadily and for the better will benefit people of all countries.
Xi Jinping pointed out that local foreign affairs work is an important part of the party's and state's foreign work, which is of great significance to promoting cooperation with foreign exchanges and promoting local reform and development. Under the centralized and unified leadership of the Central Foreign Affairs Working Committee, local foreign affairs work must be coordinated to be done in a coordinated manner from a global perspective, with reasonable allocation of local resources, with goals and steps to advance related work.
Xi Jinping emphasized that in order to do a good job in foreign affairs under the new situation, the Central Foreign Affairs Working Committee should play a role in coordinating decision-making and discussions, promote innovation in diplomatic theory and practice, and provide strong guidance for the continuous innovation of foreign affairs. It is necessary to strengthen the top-level design and overall coordination, improve the ability to set direction, plan the overall situation, and set policies, promote the reform of the external work system and mechanism, strengthen the construction of the foreign affairs work force, and do a good job in advancing, inspecting, and supervising key tasks to ensure that the party's central government makes decisions on foreign affairs. To the real place.
The meeting reviewed and approved documents such as the Working Rules of the Central Foreign Affairs Working Committee.
Members of the Central Foreign Affairs Working Committee attended the meeting, and relevant leading comrades, responsible comrades from the central and state organs attended the meeting.