Chinese foreign ministry on suspension of all activities under framework of China

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2021-05-08

BEIJING,May6(Xinhua)--ChinasaidThursdaythatAustraliahasbeenforsometimeabusingtheso-called"nationalsecurity"reasonstofurtherrestrictandsuppressChina-Australiacooperation,whichhasgravelydamagedthemutualtrustbetweenthetwocou,andAustraliamusttakefullresponsibilitiesforthis,evelopmentandReformCommission(NDRC)toindefinitelysuspendallactivitiesundertheframeworkofnwealthGovernmenttowardChina-Australiacooperation,theNDRCsaidinaproclamationonitswebsiteThursday."ChinahasalwaysbeenoftheviewthatahealthyandstableChina-Australiarelationshipservesthefundamentalinterestsofbothcountries,"Wangsaid,addingthatC,mutualrespectandtrustaretheprerequisitesfordialogueandpragmaticcooperationbetweencountries,",Australia,indisregardofChinassolemnpositionandrepeatedrepresentations,hasbeenabusingtheso-called"nationalsecurity"reasonsandintensifiedrestrictionsandsuppressionofChina-Australiacooperationprojectsandexistingachievementsinthefieldsofeconomy,tradeandhumanities,Wangsaid."ThishasseriouslydamagedthemutualtrustbetweenChinaandAustralia,andunderminedthefoundationofnormalexchangesandcooperation.""Chinahastomakeanecessaryandlegitimateresponse,andAustraliamustbearalltheresponsibilitiesforthis,"thespokespersonsaid."WeurgeAustraliatoabandontheColdWarmentalityandideologicalbias;takeanobjectiveviewofChinasdevelopmentandChina-Australiacooperation;immediatelyreturntorationality,correctitsmistakesandchangecourse;stoptheirrationalsuppressionofChina-Australiacooperation;stoppoliticizingandstigmatizingnormalexchangesbetweenthetwocountries;andrefrainfromgoingfurtherdownthewrongpath,"。