John Kerry: 'The United States does not seek to contain China'
9 July 2014 Last updated at 05:19 BST
US Secretary of State John Kerry is in China for talks with President Xi Jinping.
The visit is part of the sixth round of strategic and economic talks between the two countries.
Mr Kerry spoke of the need for cooperation between Washington and Beijing and reassured his host that the "US does not seek to contain China".