Xi Jinping arrives in Russia to meet Putin | Sunday Observer

Xi Jinping arrives in Russia to meet Putin

20 March, 2023

According to Reuters, - Chinese President Xi Jinping flew into Moscow on today (20 March) on a state visit to Russia, to meet with the Russian President Vladimir Putin. This is the first such state visit since the Russia and Ukraine war began. China has offered to mediate the Ukraine conflict.

Kremlin has stated that Putin welcomed China's offer to mediate and the Kremlin said he would provide Xi with detailed "clarifications" of Russia's position.

Xi is scheduled to meet Putting on an informal capacity today and on a formal capacity tomorrow (21 march).

Retuer’s further states that: Xi wrote in an article published in Russia that the two countries adhered to the concept of "eternal friendship and mutually beneficial cooperation" and that China's Ukraine peace proposal, released last month, reflects global views.