The Chinese Foreign Ministry says Xi’s upcoming trip to Moscow will further strengthen mutual trust and understanding between China and Russia.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Moscow from March 20-22 at the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Kremlin confirmed on Friday.
“During the talks, topical issues of further development of comprehensive partnership and strategic interaction between Russia and China will be discussed,” the Kremlin indicated in a statement.
According to the statement, the two leaders will also exchange views in the context of deepening Russian-Chinese cooperation in the international arena, and a number of important bilateral documents will be signed following the talks.
Kremlin Spokesperson Dmitry Peskov told Sputnik that Xi will visit Moscow on March 20.