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Moscow explains how Russia-China relations are affected by Western sanctions

Posted On: May 25, 2022   |   Posted By: RT

Moscow explains how Russia-China relations are affected by Western sanctions

The comments come as the two nations stage joint naval exercises in the Arabian Sea
The West's policy of imposing sanctions and threatening Moscow and Beijing with restrictive measures has not driven a wedge between the two, Russian Ambassador to China Andrey Denisov has said amid heightened tensions with Washington and its allies in Europe.
Speaking at a press conference on Tuesday, Denisov insisted that the recent increase in global hostilities primarily boils down to complications in Russia's relationship with the US and EU. He added that Beijing's ties with the West are also riddled with “many problems and difficulties.”
“All of this is entirely due to the position of those who oppose us,” he said. “Neither China, nor Russia are the cause of the latest international tensions - the responsibility for this lies on the other side.”
The ambassador noted that while Moscow and Beijing take into account the sanctions imposed by the “US and the European countries which follow Washington,” the measures do not...

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