Ukraine war, China says it supports Russia's core interests
By The South Asia Times
BEIJING: China says Beijing and Moscow always support each other core interests amid the Ukraine war.
During the regular press briefing, the Foreign Ministry spokesperson Mao Ning while responding to a question regarding the recent meeting between President Xi Jinping and President Vladimir Putin, and China’s support for Russia on the Ukraine issue, she said the two leaders exchange views on China-Russia relations and international and regional issues of shared interest.
“China and Russia offer each other strong support on issues concerning each other’s core interests. As each other’s largest neighbors and comprehensive strategic partners of coordination for a new era, China and Russia have always followed the guidance of the common understandings between our two heads of state in growing bilateral relations and advancing exchange and cooperation in various sectors,” Mao said.