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China, U.S. Vow Cooperation On Cybersecurity

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ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 07: U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta (L) and Chinese Minister of National Defense Gen. Liang Guanglie (R) hold a joint news conference at the Pentagon May 7, 2012 in Arlington, Virginia. Liang was in Washington to meet for talks with top military officials in the first visit by a Chinese Minister of National Defense in nine years. | Getty Images

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Washington and Beijing recognize that all cyber attacks on the United States cannot be attributed to China, Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie said during a visit to the Pentagon on Monday.

The visiting minister, speaking to reporters alongside U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, said the two countries would work together to strengthen cyber security.

(Reporting By David Alexander; Writing by Missy Ryan; Editing by Sandra Maler)

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