China willing to work with Russian military on different matters: Defense ministry

Published: Updated:
Enable Read mode
100% Font Size

China said its military was willing to work together with the Russian military to strengthen strategic communication and coordination, the Chinese defense ministry said on Thursday.

The two countries would work together to implement global security initiatives, said Tan Kefei, a spokesman at the Chinese defense ministry, at a regular press conference.

For all the latest headlines, follow our Google News channel online or via the app.

Tan said the two countries would deepen military trust and jointly safeguard international fairness and justice.

They will also further organize joint maritime, air patrols and joint exercises, Tan said.

China President Xi Jinping recently visited Russia and met with President Vladimir Putin - a visit the United States denounced.

Read more:

Joint China, Iran, Russia exercises in Gulf of Oman enhanced navies’ ability

Russia, China not creating alliance, Putin says accusing West of building ‘axis’

Biden-Xi call will come later than the US hoped as China ties fray

Top Content Trending