China's Xi sends congratulatory letter to Aung San Suu Kyi

BEIJING (Xinhua): General Secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee on Monday (Nov 16) sent a letter to Aung San Suu Kyi, chairperson of Myanmar’s ruling National League for Democracy, congratulating her party on retaining power in the recent general elections.

In his letter, Xi said he stands ready to work with Aung San Suu Kyi to enhance the political guidance for the relations between the two parties and between the two countries and deepen exchanges and mutual learning between the two ruling parties.

He also called for concerted efforts to promote practical cooperation in various fields within the frameworks of the Belt and Road Initiative and the China-Myanmar Economic Corridor, maintain peace and tranquility in the border areas, and push for a fruitful China-Myanmar community with a shared future, so as to create more benefits for the two countries and their people.

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