US Assistant Secretary of State Kritenbrink to visit China April 14-16

By Thomson Reuters Apr 13, 2024 | 9:36 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Kritenbrink will travel to China April 14-16, the State Department said on Saturday.

White House National Security Council Senior Director for China and Taiwan Affairs Sarah Beran will accompany Kritenbrink, the department said in a statement.

They will meet with Chinese officials “as part of ongoing efforts to maintain open lines of communication and to responsibly manage competition,” the statement said.

(Reporting by Eric Beech; editing by Diane Craft)