Q: According to media reports, President of the European Parliament Tajani said on March 29 that
A: What Mr. President of the European Parliament said was astonishing. I have no clue about what logic led him to that conclusion. I would suggest that he learn some basic facts before making comments, maybe that will make his words sound more serious. At least he should first know the following.
First, there is no concept of colonizing others in
Second, there is no stain of colonialism in
Third, I guess when Mr. President criticized and speculated about the hidden strategic intentions of China's investment in Africa and our cooperation with African countries, he might have forgotten the fact that China's assistance to Africa, China's investment with Africa, and China's cooperation in Africa, does not start today, but were already in existence in the early years of the People's Republic of China, when China itself was still a very poor and underdeveloped country. The very thing that bonded the Chinese and African people together was the fight of the African continent against European colonialism. As time passes,
From this perspective, I would agree with Mr. President of the European Parliament on one point. We hope the EU can truly increase its investment in