Blinken, Chinese counterpart to meet Friday in New York

77th United Nations General Assembly in New York City

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken plans to meet with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, on Friday in New York on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly, the State Department said on Thursday.

(Reporting by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Susan Heavey)