30 Years of Sino- US Relations (1)

After the founding of the People's Republic of China, the US government "watched" for a short period of time before following a "no- recognition" policy for more than 20 years. In the late 1960s, when great changes took place in the world situation, both governments of China and the United States readjusted their diplomatic policies,

30 Years of Sino- US Relations (2)

On October 1, 1970, Chairman Mao Zedong invited American writer Edgar Snow to the National Day celebration on the Tian'anmen rostrum, sending a signal to the United States that China was willing to improve her relations with the United States. On December 18, MaoZedong asked Snow to pass the message to Washington that Nixon would

30 Years of Sino- US Relations (3)

On October 7, 1972,Premier Zhou Enlai of the State Council met with Professor Norman with the visiting delegation of the US Association of Newspaper Editors. On the evening of February 17, 1973,Chairman Mao Zedong met with Dr. Henry Kissinger, national security adviser to the president of the United States. During the Kissinger's visit to China,

30 Years of Sino- US Relations (4)

President Ford and his party went for sightseeing in the Summer Palace in Beijing. On February 24,Chairman Mao Zedong met with former US President Richard Nixon and held an extensive talk with him on issues of common concern. On May 26, 1973, a delegation of scientists from the United States visited the Great Wall in

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On January 31, 1979, Temple University of Philadelphia held a ceremony in the Blair House in Washington to confer on Deng Xiaoping's" honorary doctorate of laws". Vice- Premier Deng Xiaoping met with Harold Brown, visiting Secretary of Defense of the United States, on January 9, 1980. Vice- Premier Deng Xiaoping met with Sandon A. Wilson,

30 Years of Sino- US Relations (6)

Li Peng, Premier of the State Council, met with President Bush at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse on February 25, 1989 and presented him with a Flying Pigeon bicycle. US violinist Isaac Stern came to China for a performance. The picture shows Madame Soong Ching-ling, Vice-Chairman of China, having a photo taken with Stern. While attending

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 On March 25, 1997, US Vice- President Albert Gore chatted with the students of the middle school affiliated to the Capital Normal University during his visit to the school. Clinton and his wife and daughter toured the Great Wall on June 28, 1998. Clinton said repeatedly in admiration: "Wonderful, magnificent! The Great Wall runs up and

30 Years of Sino- US Relations (8)

 US President George W. Bush met with visiting Chinese Vice- Premier Qian Qichen at the white House on March 22,2001.    On October 19,2001, President Jiang Zemin and President Bush held a joint press conference for Chinese and foreign journalists. President Jiang said that China and the United States, as two countries that have major

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