China wants to increase the number of friendly countries by rebuilding its image. The country’s president, Xi Jinping, has spoken out. He told the leaders of the country’s Communist Party that his country wanted to learn how to make friends. Xi Jinping also wants to know how to influence people.
According to the BBC, Xi Jinping, a senior leader of the country’s Communist Party, said it was important to portray China’s “credible, loving and respectful” image.
According to the Xinhua news agency, China wants to change the shape of its diplomatic activities through it. However, analysts see this as a clash with China’s current position.
Xi Jinping made the remarks at a time when China’s relations with powerful countries are deteriorating. China has been accused of human rights abuses over the persecution of Uighur Muslims. Apart from this, such allegations are also being raised due to the repression of pro-democracy activists in the semi-autonomous region of Hong Kong.
Meanwhile, US broadcaster CNN reported that the meeting of the top leadership of the Chinese Communist Party was held last Monday. C further said at the meeting that it is important to provide information about the country in a positive way. He said the party’s propaganda agencies should make it clear to the world that his government only wants the welfare of the people of the country and nothing more.
C is taking the initiative at a time when US President Joe Biden has instructed his country’s intelligence agencies to look for the source of the coronavirus. Although China has called it a politically motivated move.