China's top political advisor Jia Qinglin said that his visit to Australia is intended to enhance mutual understanding, expand cooperation on various issues and further comprehensive cooperative relations between the two countries to a new level, while addressing overseas Chinese in a luncheon here on Sunday.
Chinese soldiers search for "pirates" on a "target" Chinese merchant ship during an anti-piracy drill of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy Eighth Escort Task Force in Gulf of Aden, on April 9, 2011.
China has expanded a ban on imported food and farm produce from Japan, in both varieties and places of origin, amid growing fears of radiation contamination.
Radioactive ocean water sparks worry
Japan to pump radioactive water until Sunday