Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera in Santiago on Saturday, with the two sides agreeing to strengthen bilateral ties, promote free trade and uphold multilateralism.
Wang also met with Chilean Foreign Minister Teodoro Rivera during his visit.
Wang Yi is on an official visit to the country, following a meeting of BRICS foreign ministers in Brazil.
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi shakes hands with Chilean Foreign Minister Teodoro Rivera during his visit at the government house in Santiago, Chile, July 27, 2019. (Photo: Reuters)
During the BRICS meeting, Wang called for actions to promote multilateralism.
Wang also held talks with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov on the sidelines of the meeting.
They agreed on more cooperation in the fields of technology and energy, stressing that the two countries should stand ready to promote peace and stability.