China – Telephone conversation between Jean-Yves Le Drian and his Chinese counterpart (9 April 2020)


Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, spoke today, for the fourth time since the end of January, with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, State Councilor and Foreign Minister, about the international dimension of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. During this positive and trust-based discussion, the two ministers addressed the multilateral aspects of the current global crisis, notably within the framework of the UN and the WHO, including with respect to the situation in Africa, as well as the continued practical implementation of the air bridge between China and France to transport medical equipment, in the most efficient way possible.