ted the talks with a down-to-earth attitude without getting too obs
essed with their differences and thus have been able to make substantive progress.
Cooperation benefits both, confrontation hurts not just both, but also the entire world.
This, among other things, is an inherent part of the broad picture of Sino-US relations.
Given the impact both economies have on the world economy and their
bilateral relations on the world political situation, it is imperative the politicians of both coun
tries adopt a global perspective when making policies concerning bilateral ties.
Keeping the bigger picture in mind and adopting a global perspective
will enable them to put aside their differences for their own good and the good of the world.