Putin Announced His Determination to Turn the Common Border with China into a Belt of Peace
OREANDA-NEWS. Russian President Vladimir Putin called it important that Moscow and Beijing have recorded the absence of mutual territorial claims and are determined to turn the common border into a belt of eternal peace.
"It is important that the absence of mutual territorial claims and the determination of the two countries to turn the common border into a belt of eternal peace and friendship have been recorded," Putin said during a video conference with President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping.
“We have done a lot for this, including in the work on the border, for years we have been working on this - we and our teams - and have achieved the result we need, acceptable both for China and for Russia,” added the President of the Russian Federation.
Also, Russian President Vladimir Putin during a video conference with Chinese President Xi Jinping said that Russian-Chinese coordination plays a stabilizing role in world affairs in the face of increasing geopolitical turbulence.
Putin said: “In the context of growing geopolitical turbulence, the breakdown of agreements on arms control, and the increase in conflict potential in different parts of the world, Russian-Chinese coordination plays a stabilizing role in world affairs, including on such sensitive issues of the international agenda as the settlement of the situation on the Korean Peninsula, Syria, Afghanistan, the renewal of the plan of action for the Iranian nuclear program. "
The President of Russia said that by now Russia and China have succeeded in bringing relations to an unprecedented level, making them a model of interstate cooperation.