Chinese Overseas Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin. Picture: VCG
Canada must choose its diplomat’s “Wuhan-bat” T-shirt incident as a warning to ensure comparable things do not materialize all over again, the Chinese FM explained, after the Canadian embassy admitted it experienced induced “offence” and expressed regret.
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin stated at Monday’s media briefing that China has observed the Canadian Embassy in China admitted that the Canadian diplomat’s behavior offended Chinese men and women.
“Canada should really just take it as a warning to be certain that this sort of incidents will not happen again,” Wang explained.
The Canadian embassy in China on Sunday issued a assertion that the embassy preferred to express sincere regret that the incident “offended general public sentiment in China.”
“These T-shirts were being not generated to make any statement, political or otherwise, and we regret the offence they might have triggered,” the statement