Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that cooperation and coordination between Russia and China has an effect on stabilizing the world situation and helping to reduce tensions and the possibility of conflict.
In a meeting with Chinese Defense Minister Li Shangfu in Moscow today, Shoigu added: “The coordination of our efforts in the international arena has a stabilizing effect on the world situation and helps reduce the possibilities of conflict. What is important is that the two countries continue to change the ongoing global geopolitical landscape. is to examine its essence in the same way (with the same perspective).
Shoigu also emphasized that Russia and China are coordinating their measures to prepare for joint naval and air patrols and military exercises in bilateral and multilateral formats (within the framework of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and the coordination mechanism between Chinese defense ministries). ten countries in Southeast Asia).
The Russian Defense Minister expressed his belief that “the meeting and the meeting with his Chinese counterpart will try to further strengthen the Russian-Chinese strategic partnership in the field of defense and allow the discussion of current issues with relation to global and regional security.”
During his meeting with Shoigu, the Chinese Defense Minister said the two countries intend to deepen military-technical cooperation and military trade, adding, “The armed forces of Russia and China will strictly implement the agreements reached by the head of state and will be strengthened. the military and military-technical cooperation between Russia and China. and to promote military trade. We will raise that.” Definitely on a new level.
The Russian Ministry of Defense reported that Russian and Chinese military delegations signed a memorandum of understanding between the Russian Armed Forces General Staff Military Academy and the Chinese People’s Liberation Army National Defense Academy.
Members of the Chinese delegation also visited several facilities of the Russian National Defense Control Center.
Source: Arabic RT