White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki said there was no connection between the release of Huawei CFO Meng vankou.
An agreement was reached with the United States and China released two Canadian citizens.
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki assessed the agenda at her daily press briefing and answered reporters’ questions.
Psaki also reported that following the release of Huawei CFO (CFO) Meng Vankou, two Canadian businessmen Michael Spavor and former diplomat Michael Kovrig were released.
and who were also arrested by China on espionage charges, “However, I must stress that these two issues are welcome and they are not related.”
Psaki acknowledged that these people came to the fore in the phone call between US President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping two weeks ago.
“The decision to release Meng is the free decision of our Department of Justice,” she said.
Stressing that the US position on China has not changed, Psaki said, “We are looking for competition with China, not conflict.”