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The Law on Foreign Relations of China (2023)


Type of laws Law

Issuing body Standing Committee of the National People's Congress

Promulgating date Jun 29, 2023

Effective date Jul 01, 2023

Validity status Valid

Scope of application Nationwide

Topic(s) International Law

Editor(s) C. J. Observer

This Law is enacted pursuant to the Constitution of the People’s Republic of China to conduct foreign relations to: safeguard China’s sovereignty, national security and development interests; protect and promote the interests of the Chinese people; build China into a great modernized socialist country; realize the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation; promote world peace and development; and build a community with a shared future for mankind.

This English translation comes from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Official Website.