China’s stance on the Ukraine situation is on the suitable facet of historical past, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi advised media.
Wang made the remarks throughout a media interview a day after Chinese President Xi Jinping exchanged views with U.S. President Joe Biden on bilateral ties, the scenario in Ukraine and different problems with frequent concern throughout a virtually two-hour video name.
President Xi has “clearly and comprehensively” clarified China’s place on the Ukraine situation, Wang advised CGTN on the sidelines of scheduled separate conferences with the overseas ministers of Zambia, Algeria and Tanzania in east China’s Anhui Province.
Wang stated that a very powerful message the Chinese president has despatched is that China has at all times been a drive for sustaining world peace.
“We have always stood for maintaining peace and opposing war. This is not only embedded in China’s history and culture, but also the foreign policy China has always committed to,” Wang stated.
China will proceed to make an impartial evaluation primarily based on the deserves of every matter and in an goal and neutral method, he added.
“We will never accept any external coercion or pressure, and we will also oppose any groundless accusations or suspicions targeted against China,” the official continued.
During the talks, President Xi additionally proposed a two-pronged Chinese resolution to the Ukraine disaster, stated the Chinese overseas minister.
The urgent precedence is for all events to work collectively to advertise dialogue and negotiations between Russia and Ukraine, stop hostilities as quickly as attainable, and keep away from civilian casualties, specifically, stopping a worsening humanitarian disaster, Wang defined.
An enduring resolution, he continued, can be to reject the Cold War mentality, chorus from bloc confrontation and construct a balanced, efficient and sustainable safety structure for the area to appreciate the lasting peace and safety on the European continent.
China’s place is goal and truthful and the identical because the aspirations of most international locations, Wang stated.
“Time will tell that the Chinese stance is on the right side of history.”