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China urges U.S. politicians to be responsible


08:40, February 28, 2012

BEIJING, Feb. 27 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman urged U.S. politicians running for the U.S. presidency to be responsible, noting that maintaining the development of China-U.S. relations is a joint responsibility for the two countries.

"Speaking words responsibly and doing things responsibly is how a responsible politician behaves," spokesman Hong Lei told a regular news briefing on Monday in Beijing.

Hong made the remarks when asked to comment on the former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney's words in the Wall Street Journal blasting the Obama administration's China policy on Feb. 16.

Romney has repeatedly criticized China's policies on issues concerning trade, human rights and national defense, and has threatened to designate China as a currency manipulator and take counteraction on his first day in office, if elected.

"Those irresponsible and groundless accusations are not even worth refuting," Hong said.

The spokesman stressed that the growth of China-U.S. relations has served the interests of the two nations, which, therefore, makes maintaining relations their joint responsibility.


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McCarthy at 2012-02-28206.125.76.*
As the US government becomes more and more radical and unstable they will turn to China as the new enemy. Obamas policies 20 years ago would have seemed radical right wing nonsense, today they are considered centralist. The US is pushing further and further to the extreme right and fascist policies are the result. The days when a US administration tolerates a Communist state is ending, Obama might be the last middle right president. China has only a short time to prepare for the onslaught.
helen at 2012-02-28203.82.92.*
US politicians are only good at taking their Americans for a ride and soliciting bribes domestically at home while making it their careers to interfere in the internal affairs of sovereign nations.To hope and wish that US politicians become responsible is like building castles in the air. So dream on ......

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