China says foreign NGO law a step to advance rule of law

Reuters News
Posted: Jun 07, 2016 3:56 AM

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese State Councillor Yang Jiechi, the country's top diplomat, said on Tuesday a new law managing the operation of foreign non-government organizations in China is a step to advance the rule of law.

He was speaking at the end of high-level Sino-U.S. talks in Beijing.

(Reporting by Michael Martina; Writing by Ben Blanchard)