Newly-elected Chinese President Xi Jinping© RIA Novosti. Sergei Guneev
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu is scheduled to hold talks with his Chinese counterpart Chang Wanquan on Sunday© REUTERS/ Kham
Newly-elected Chinese President Xi Jinping has affirmed that China and Russia will continue to strengthen and develop their military, political and strategic relations, including cooperation between their armed forces.
- 13:21 23/03/2013 Original story published at 13:20
- 22:39 22/03/2013
- 18:40 22/03/2013
As China’s new leader, Xi Jinping, kicks off a three-day visit to Russia on Friday, his first official trip as president, there will be plenty of sensitive topics to juggle – from competition on the global arms market to haggling over the price of gas and carving up regional influence.
- 16:28 22/03/2013
Russian President Vladimir Putin and newly elected Chinese President Xi Jinping are meeting at the Kremlin to discuss bilateral relations and give new impetus to the strategic partnership between Russia and China.
- 13:44 22/03/2013
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yang signed nine economic agreements in Moscow on Friday, including on cooperation in banking, energy and rabbit husbandry.
- 18:03 18/03/2013
China's new president, Xi Jinping, will discuss energy partnership during his March 22-24 visit to Russia, his first overseas trip as leader of the world’s most populous country, the Kremlin said on Monday.
- 11:01 09/03/2013
China's President Xi Jinping visits Russia
China's President Xi Jinping is on a three-day visit to Russia – his first foreign visit since assuming office as Chinese leader on March 14.