China and Russia Discussed Restoration of Cross-border Passenger Traffic
OREANDA-NEWS. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, during his visit to Russia last week, discussed with the Russian side the restoration of normal cross-border movement of passengers and goods between the two countries. He stated this in an interview published on September 17 by the news agency Xinhua.
“As the epidemic subsides, the level of recovery in bilateral cooperation projects reaches high levels. During the current negotiations, the parties held in-depth discussions to facilitate normal cross-border transportation of goods and people,” the Chinese diplomat said. Wang Yi also pointed out that “even during the most acute stage of the epidemic, flights between the Russian Federation and China were carried out, and cargo continued to go across the border.”The cohesion of Beijing and Moscow is solid, and friendship is indestructible, Chinese Foreign Minister added. According to him, no external influences will change the strategic cooperation of the two states.