Posted: 10.07.2024 13:19:00

China expressed readiness to counter challenges and threats together with Russia

Russia-China relations demonstrate great stress tolerance, and the countries are ready to counteract all challenges and threats together – stated by Chairman of the Standing Committee of China’s National People’s Congress (Parliament) Zhao Leji at a meeting with Speaker of Russia’s Federation Council Valentina Matvienko, TASS reports

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“As part of the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relation, the Chinese side is ready – together with Russia – to carefully implement agreements at the top level, strengthen our political mutual trust, strategic co-operation, multiply our centuries-old friendship, counteract risks and threats together, in order to write a new page of Sino-Russian relations together,” he said. According to the Head of the Chinese Parliament, the Sino-Russian relations of comprehensive partnership and strategic co-operation are developing dynamically. “Our multifaceted practical interaction shows great stress tolerance and vitality, which serves as a model of relations between states and neighbours in the spirit of mutual respect, good neighbourliness and mutually beneficial co-operation,” Zhao Leji stressed.

He also noted that he was glad to take part in the 10th BRICS Parliamentary Forum, and thanked the Russian side ‘for the warm welcome and careful organisation’.