|State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi Sent a Condolence Letter to Belgian Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs and Defense Philippe Goffin
On March 19th 2020, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi sent a letter to Belgian Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs and Defense Philippe Goffin expressing his condolences for the Belgians that died of COVID-19, and heart-felt sympathies towards the families of the deceased and those infected with the disease. He wishes all the patients a speedy recovery.
State Councillor Wang Yi expressed appreciation for the valuable support the Belgian government and people have given China at the crucial time of China’s fight against the COVID-19 epidemic. The virus is the common enemy of mankind, and the international community needs to work together in the face of it. The Chinese government has decided to donate to the WHO in support of international cooperation in combating COVID-19. China is also ready to share with the Belgian side experiences on epidemic prevention and control and step up medical and public health cooperation in a joint effort to fight the epidemic.