January 1,2014 marks an important anniversary for the United States and China. It marks the 35th anniversary of the two countries establishing full diplomatic relations. CCTV-America takes an in-depth look at political, economic and cultural relations between the two countries in the past 35 years.
WATCH: CCTV America video stories marking this historic anniversary.
WATCH: Photo Gallery of some of the milestones over the past 35 years.
Timeline of milestones in U.S.-China relationship over 35 years