|Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying's Remarks on Situation in South Sudan|
Q: The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) in Eastern Africa issued the Communique of the Second IGAD Plus Extra-ordinary Summit on the Situation in the Republic of South Sudan, endorsing the idea of deploying a regional protection force to South Sudan. What is China's comment on that?
A: The Chinese side welcomes efforts made by countries in the region and all parties concerned in South Sudan for peace and stability in the country. It is hoped that an agreement on relevant issue could be reached as soon as possible through friendly consultation among all parties so as to ease the tension in South Sudan. The Chinese side will continue to contribute constructively to peace and stability there.