Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has been visiting China since the 22nd to meet with Foreign Minister Wang Yi. It seems that China and Russia have the aim of strengthening their cooperative relationship and countering them as the United States promotes cooperation with allies.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will arrive in China on the 22nd and will meet with Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Guilin, a tourist destination in the south, during his stay until the 23rd.
Foreign Minister Wang is expected to inform the contents of the meeting between the top diplomacy of the United States and China last week and confirm the strengthening of cooperation between China and Russia.
Hua Chunying, a spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China, expressed his hope at a press conference on the 22nd, saying, “It will strengthen the momentum of the development of China-Russia relations and strengthen cooperation.”
China has been in the Indo-Pacific region, with senior Biden administration officials visiting allies Japan and South Korea one after another, following the United States’ first four-country summit this month with Japan, Australia and India. I am nervous about the movement that can be said to be the Chinese siege network.
In addition, Russia is strengthening its opposition to President Biden’s statement that Putin is a “murderer”, and it seems that China and Russia are aiming to strengthen cooperation and oppose the United States. ..
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov “China is a truly strategic partner”
On the other hand, he criticized Western countries, saying, “Some Western countries represented by the United States want to control the world economy and international politics. For that reason, they are trying to impose their intentions and demands in every situation.” ..
He added, “For Russia, China is a truly strategic partner and a true’comrade’,” and emphasized the policy of strengthening relations between the two countries in the future.
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