美国国家安全顾问杰克·沙利文（Jake Sullivan）于9月16日至17日在马耳他与中国中共中央政治局委员、外事工作委员会办公室主任、外交部长王毅会晤。此次会晤是保持开放沟通渠道和负责任地管理两国关系的持续努力之一。在拜登总统和习主席2022年11月在印度尼西亚巴厘岛的接触的基础上，双方进行了坦诚、实质性和建设性的讨论。此次会晤是继近期各高层会晤之后的又一次会晤，近期高层会晤包括国家安全顾问沙利文和王毅主任 5 月在维也纳的会晤，以及布林肯国务卿、耶伦部长、克里特使、雷蒙多部长与他们的北京同级官员在过去几个月中的会晤。双方讨论了美中双边关系的关键问题，全球和地区安全问题，俄罗斯对乌克兰的战争，以及海峡两岸问题等。美国指出台湾海峡两岸和平与稳定的重要性。双方致力于保持这一战略沟通渠道、并在未来的几个月在美国和中华人民共和国之间的关键领域寻求更多高层接触和磋商的决心。
Readout of National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan’s Meeting with Chinese Communist Party Politburo Member, Director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission, and Foreign Minister Wang Yi
SEPTEMBER 17, 2023
National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan met on September 16-17 with Chinese Communist Party Politburo Member, Director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission, and Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Malta. This meeting was part of ongoing efforts to maintain open lines of communication and responsibly manage the relationship. The two sides had candid, substantive, and constructive discussions, building on the engagements between President Biden and President Xi in Bali, Indonesia in November 2022. This meeting follows on recent high-level engagements, including between National Security Advisor Sullivan and Director Wang Yi in May in Vienna as well as meetings between Secretary Blinken, Secretary Yellen, Special Envoy Kerry, Secretary Raimondo, and their counterparts in Beijing over the last several months. The two sides discussed key issues in the U.S.-China bilateral relationship, global and regional security issues, Russia’s war against Ukraine, and cross-Strait issues, among other topics. The United States noted the importance of peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait. The two sides committed to maintain this strategic channel of communication and to pursue additional high-level engagement and consultations in key areas between the United States and the People’s Republic of China in the coming months.