China’s Foreign Ministerwang yiMet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow on the 18th.
Wang Yi said that under the strategic guidance of the two heads of state, China-Russia relations have maintained a healthy and stable development momentum, practical cooperation is continuously deepening, and people-to-people and cultural exchanges are becoming rich and colorful, And exchange of personnel is taking place. grow rapidly. China-Russia relations of enduring good neighborliness, comprehensive strategic coordination and mutually beneficial cooperation will continue to support the development and revitalization of the two countries and bring significant benefits to both peoples.
Wang Yi said that both China and Russia pursue independent foreign policies. Cooperation between the two parties does not target third parties, will not be interfered with by third parties, and will not be influenced by third parties.As a world power andUnited NationsAs permanent members of the Security Council, China and Russia bear important responsibilities for maintaining global strategic stability and promoting world development and progress. Facing the rise of unilateral actions, hegemony and camp confrontation, China and Russia should follow the progressive trend of the times, perform their responsibilities as major powers, fulfill their due international obligations and carry out strategic coordination. Should continue to strengthen, adhere to true multilateralism. and promoting world multipolarity. Process and promote global governance in a more fair and just direction.
Lavrov said that in March this year, President Xi Jinping successfully visited Russia and held an important meeting with President Putin, which set a clear direction for the future of Russia-China relations. Russia intends to use it as a guide to prepare for the next high-level exchanges between the two countries, strengthen the docking of development plans, and deepen cooperation in various fields such as economy, trade, humanities, sports, etc. Ready to work with China. And young. In response to complex and dramatic changes in the international situation, Russia and China should further strengthen coordination and cooperation within multilateral frameworks such as the United Nations and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, and jointly safeguard the basic norms of international relations.
The two sides appreciated the historic expansion of the BRICS countries and are willing to work together with all member countries to build a “big BRICS” platform that unites, cooperates and seeks common development. Lavrov said Russia will play its role as the rotating chair of BRICS and work with China to promote greater development of the BRICS cooperation mechanism.
Lavrov introducedukraineWe appreciate China’s position paper taking into account the security concerns of all parties and being conducive to eliminating the root causes of the conflict. Russia will remain open to talks and dialogue. Wang Yi said China has always adhered to the correct direction of peace talks and will play a constructive role in resolving the crisis politically in its own way.
Both sides exchanged views and coordinated positions on international and regional issues of common concern.
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