China and the US forge new model of strategic relations

Newscast Media BEIJING—A diplomatic delegation from the United States is in China in
an effort to smooth out several disputes in relations between the two countries.

President Obama spoke of a ‘new model’ in US-China interactions.

The American delegation to the Strategic and Economic dialogue, and annual event
that kicked off on Wednesday in Beijing, is being led by Secretary of State John Kerry
and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew.

The talks, due to last two days, are designed to be a platform where both countries
can address a few points that have repeatedly caused friction in recent months.