Quote of the week

“When it comes to international relations, every time a country does an about-face and contradicts itself, it’s another blow to, and a squandering of, its reputation. We urge the U.S. to keep its promise and meet China halfway, in the spirit of the joint statement.”

(China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokeswoman Hua Chunying, quoted in the China Daily, May 29, 2018.)