Russia and China hold consultations on European issues

Submitted on Mon, 10/08/2018 - 14:53

Andrey Kelin, Director of the Pan-European Cooperation Department of the Russian Foreign Ministry, and Chen Xu, Director General of the Department of European Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China held consultations on 5 October 2018 in Moscow. The PRC representative was also received by Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Alexander Grushko.

In the course of detailed exchange of views the parties focused on the situation in Europe, state of their relations with the European Union and a number of other international organisations on the continent, as well as prospects of conjugation of integration initiatives in Eurasia.

The consultations were held in an atmosphere of mutual understanding and trust that is inherent to the relationship of comprehensive strategic partnership between Russia and the PRC.