标点符号由Mr.Geoorge S.Chen 修改,为了谷歌自动翻译将中文译成英语
August 14, the new U.S. ambassador to Locke, in his Beijing residence, held in China will meet the media after the first. He arrived at the scene of dozens of foreign correspondents gave a brief speech and answered reporters’ questions. His wife and three children, attended the meeting will be.
At 13, arrived in Beijing a low profile, in the central courtyard of the residence Locke and his family look, relaxed and happy. Chinese-American history’s first term as ambassador, Locke first in Chinese, and even said the two “Welcome” and then in English made a brief speech. In his speech, he recalled in 2011, the United States and several high-level visits, the first reference to his personal identity of the three key words, namely, the son of Chinese immigrants, the United States, and American values.
“At the individual level, can serve as a child of Chinese immigrants, on behalf of the United States – the land of my birth and my family who cherished American values, standing before you, I feel: that is, humility and honor.” He said, “My parents, my wife, our children, we are directly on behalf of himself and the U.S. as freedom, equality and opportunity of the land of hope.” Later, he again stressed: “I am an official capacity, As a service to the President and the American people of the United States ambassador, on behalf of, and it is these permanent hope and values. ”
Since then, Locke’s wife, Mona, and not fluent in Chinese, to the scene of reporters, expressed his gratitude. She and three children, had been standing beside Locke, and the U.S. Ambassador to China together to meet the “adventure and challenges in China.”
Locke: in the United States, and there are challenges, but also hopes to expand cooperation (speech)
New U.S. Ambassador to Locke, the afternoon of August 14 in the United States Embassy, met with the media, and a brief speech. Locke said that China and the United States, has an extremely important and complex diplomatic and economic relations, this relationship, there are challenges, but also expanded cooperation and collaboration of great hope.
U.S. Embassy official website to it, and live coverage of Locke’s speech speech, the following are from the U.S. Embassy’s official website microblogging:
Welcome to the U.S. Ambassador’s residence. Thank you all very much in Beijing, a hot Sunday afternoon, here — Do not worry, we have prepared some refreshments for you.
First of all, I am deeply honored: to have this opportunity for the United States of America President and the people. My wife Mona and our children – Aimi Li, Dylan, and Madi Lin, very excited to move to Beijing, the United States and China to establish new friendships between people, continue to expand our cooperation in key bilateral and international affairs, the growing cooperation.
United States and China, has an extremely important and complex diplomatic and economic relations —- this relationship, there are challenges, there is no doubt, but also expanded cooperation and collaboration of great hope. I look forward to work together with the Chinese government to realize this hope, but, more importantly, to create Obama (Note: Obama) President and Chairman of China are pursuing a positive, cooperative and comprehensive relationship.
Our two countries have had a busy year. China President, in January, the United States conducted a successful state visit. Subsequently, in May, held the third round of US-China strategic and economic dialogue. In January, Secretary Gates, also an important visit to China, but only a few weeks ago, Clinton Minister in Shenzhen, met with State Councilor Dai. As you know, next week, thanks to London we will welcome Vice President, he will visit Beijing and Chengdu.
At the individual level, can serve as a child of Chinese immigrants, on behalf of the United States – the land of my birth and my family, cherished American values, standing before you, I feel: both humbled and honored. I can only imagine – my father passed away in January, Jimmy, to see his son, he and my mother as born in the land, on behalf of the United States, the first Chinese American, is how proud of.
My parents, my wife, our children – we own, directly on behalf of the United States and the United States as freedom, equality and opportunity of the land of hope. I, in an official capacity, as a service to the President and the American people of the United States ambassador to China, will represent, and it is this perpetual hope, and these values.
Our family is embarking on an adventure and challenge, we are eager to reconnect with our old friends of China, and make more new friends. Thank you very much today to come.
Above, the full text of speech to Locke.
Punctuation modified by the Mr.Geoorge S. Chen, automatic translation to Google