Chinese Delegation Spokesperson Lu Kang's Remarks on Chinese and US Presidents Talking about Syria During Their Meeting

Q: It is reported that Chinese and US presidents talked about the issue of Syria during their meeting at Mar-a-Lago. Can you tell us more about that?

A: That issue was touched upon during the presidential meeting. President Xi Jinping set forth China's long-standing position of opposing the use of chemical weapons, and pointed out that the pressing task now is to prevent the situation from deteriorating, and uphold the process of political settlement of the Syrian issue.