The book Excerpts from Xi Jinping's Discussion on Diplomacy of Great Powers with Chinese Characteristics, edited by the Party History and Literature Research Institute of the CPC Central Committee, was recently published by the Central Literature Publishing House and distributed nationwide. General Secretary Xi Jinping has deeply grasped the development trend of China and the world in the new era, and has made a series of major theoretical and practical innovations in foreign affairs, forming Xi Jinping's diplomatic thoughts. Xi Jinping's diplomatic thought, It is an important part of Xi Jinping's new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics. It is of great guiding significance to adhere to the Party's centralized and unified leadership over foreign affairs, to coordinate the domestic and international overall situation, to firmly grasp the main line of serving the national rejuvenation and promoting human progress, to firmly safeguard national sovereignty, security and development interests, to promote the construction of a community of human destiny, and to strive to create a new situation in the diplomacy of big countries with Chinese characteristics.
"Excerpts from Discussions" is divided into 10 topics: Adhering to the Guidance of Safeguarding the Authority of the CPC Central Committee and Strengthening the Party's Centralized and Unified Leadership in Foreign Affairs; Adhering to the Mission of Realizing the Great Rejuvenation of the Chinese Nation and Promoting the Diplomacy of Great Adhere to the aim of safeguarding world peace and promoting common development to promote the construction of a community of human destiny; Adhering to Socialism with Chinese Characteristics and Enhancing Strategic Confidence; Adhering to the principle of joint construction and sharing to promote the construction of "the Belt and Road Initiative"; Adhering to the path of peaceful development based on mutual respect and win-win cooperation; Adhering to Building a Global Partnership Based on Deepening Diplomatic Layout; Adhering to the Concept of Fairness and Justice to Lead the Reform of Global Governance System;Adhering to the national core interests as the bottom line to safeguard national sovereignty, security and development interests; Adhering to the direction of combining the fine tradition of foreign affairs with the characteristics of the times to shape the unique style of China's diplomacy. The book contains 504 paragraphs of discussion, which are taken from more than 190 important documents such as talks, reports, speeches, articles and congratulatory letters delivered by General Secretary Xi Jinping from December 2012 to November 2019. Some of the discussions were published for the first time.