Russian-Chinese relations - a key factor in ensuring global security
Relations between Russia and China reach a new, unprecedented high level to become a key factor in ensuring peace and international security thanks to leaders of both countries, as General of the Army Sergei Shoigu stated during his meeting with General Wei Fenghe, Minister of National Defence of the People's Republic of China at the VIII Moscow Conference on International Security.
Sergei Shoigu stressed that China was a key partner of Russia on the global arena.
"This year we mark the 70th anniversary of Russian-Chinese relations. Thanks to the efforts of Russian and Chinese leaders, our relations are reaching a new, unprecedented high level. It is a key factor in ensuring peace and international security", Russia's Defence Minister stressed.
According to him, the Russian Defence Ministry pays special attention to the implementation of agreements reached in the military field.
“We regularly conduct joint operational and combat training activities, consultations between the general staffs. We actively exchange military delegations, promote cooperation between military educational institutions, ” Sergei Shoigu added.
He also said that the Russian military department is satisfied with the cooperation of states along the military line within the framework of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and ADMM Plus.