|Xi Jinping Sends Congratulatory Message to New President of the Federated States of Micronesia Wesley W. Simina|
On May 18, 2023, President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to Wesley W. Simina on his inauguration as president of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM).
Xi Jinping pointed out that since the establishment of diplomatic relations 34 years ago, bilateral relations have made great progress on the basis of mutual respect and equality, bringing tangible benefits to the two peoples. Xi Jinping deeply appreciated President Simina’s long-term commitment to promoting the China-FSM friendship. Noting that he attaches great importance to the development of China-FSM relations, Xi Jinping said he stands ready to join hands with President Simina to support each other on issues concerning each other’s core interests, deepen exchanges and cooperation across the board, and promote continuous development of the China-FSM comprehensive strategic partnership, so as to deliver more benefits to the two peoples.