public diplomacy

Barack Obama and Hu Jintao, Press Conference, January 19, 2011

January 19, 2011

The American and Chinese leaders spoke at the conclusion of their formal talks.

Hong Lei, China's Response to the Yeonpyeong Island Incident, November 25, 2010

October 25, 2010

Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hong Lei outlined China's position on the events at Yeonpyeong Island.

Liu Xiaobo 刘晓波 named 2010 Nobel Peace Prize Recipient, October 8, 2010

October 8, 2010

Award announced by the Norwegian Nobel Committee. The award will be presented in December 2010.

China's National Holiday, Remarks by Secretary Clinton, September 29, 2010

September 30, 2010

Clinton's remarks on China's National Day from the White House

U.S.-China People to People Exchanges Signing Ceremony, May 25, 2015

May 25, 2010

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chinese State Councilor Liu Yandong have launched a people-to-people initiative aimed at enhancing understanding and engagement between the Chinese and American people through a variety of exchange programs. Clinton spoke to the crowd following the agreement.

Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ma Zhaoxu's Remarks on China-ROK, China-Japan Foreign Ministers' Meetings May 15, 2010

May 15, 2010

On May 15, 2010, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ma Zhaoxu answered questions related to Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi’s meetings with his counterparts of the ROK and Japan on the sideline of the 4th China-Japan-ROK Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Gyeongju.

President Obama meets with the Dalai Lama, February 18, 2010

February 18, 2010

Statement from the Press Secretary on the President’s Meeting with His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama.

Hillary Rodham Clinton, Remarks at USA Pavilion at Shanghai Expo, Nov. 16, 2009

November 16, 2009

U.S. Secretary of State Clinton often referred to herself as the mother of the USA Pavilion.

US President Barack Obama at Shanghai Town Hall Meeting with Students, November 15, 2009

November 16, 2009

President Obama speaks to students in Shanghai.

Nicholas Cull on the Range and Impact of Chinese Public Diplomacy Efforts

May 20, 2009

Nicholas Cull, Director of the USC Master of Public Diplomacy Program, participated in a US-China Economic and Security Review Commission hearing.