Chinese State Councilor Wang Yi Sends a Letter to Iceland Foreign Minister Thórdarson
2020/03/20

On 17 March, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi sent a letter to Mr. Gudlaugur Thór Thórdarson, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development Cooperation of Iceland, conveying his sincere sympathy to the patients and their families in Iceland who are suffering from the COVID-19 epidemic and best wishes for their early recoveries.

Wang Yi said in his message that China appreciated the great support of Iceland in China’s critical moment to fight against COVID-19. Recently, the epidemic outbreak has occurred in multiple places and countries, which caused our great concern. It required the international community to join hands and strengthen communication and cooperation in joint prevention and control. China would like to share information and experience with Iceland on medical treatment as well as prevention and control of the epidemic, and offer possible assistance to Iceland.