Posted: 18.07.2023 12:57:00

Chinese Defence Ministry announced strengthening of friendship between the Navy of Russia and China

Chinese Defence Ministry spokesperson Tan Kefei said the visit of Russian corvettes to Shanghai further strengthened the friendship between the Russian and Chinese navies, RIA Novosti reports

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Tan Kefei said, “This visit further strengthened the traditional friendship between the navies of the two countries, deepening friendly exchanges and business co-operation.”

According to him, the military of the two countries visited each other’s ships, and also made professional and technical exchanges, held cultural and sports events.

“In the future, China is ready to work together with Russia to strengthen interaction between the navies of the two countries across all levels, regularly organise joint exercises and patrols, and expand professional and practical co-operation in order to maintain maritime security, peace and stability in the region,” he said.