Assistant Secretary Biswal Hosts U.S.-China Sub-Dialogue on Central Asia

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
June 9, 2015


Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal will host Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Cheng Guoping in Washington on June 9 for a U.S.-China Sub-Dialogue on Central Asia, which is one of several regional sub-dialogues under the broader U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) framework. Assistant Secretary Biswal and Vice Foreign Minister Cheng will discuss potential areas of U.S.-China cooperation in Central Asia, including initiatives on fostering greater regional economic connectivity with Afghanistan and beyond to South Asia.

For information on these consultations, please follow the Assistant Secretary @NishaBiswal and the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs @State_SCA.