Pentagon welcomes Chinese statement on military ties with US | world | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Dec 04, 2016-Sunday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Pentagon welcomes Chinese statement on military ties with US

world Updated: Feb 25, 2012 13:01 IST

PTI
Highlight Story

The Pentagon has welcomed the Chinese statement that it is ready to advance military-to-military ties with the United States.

"We welcome the Chinese announcement that they are ready to advance military-to-military ties with the United States," Pentagon Press secretary George Little said following a Chinese statement in this regard.

"We believe that a reliable, stable and healthy military relationship between the two countries is one of several means to enhance the bilateral relationship, work towards common goals, and candidly address our differences," he said.

don't have any specifics to announce at this time but look forward to discussing the specifics of a program of future exchanges," Little said.