Xi says China backs 'peaceful settlement' of Ukraine conflict

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Published: 2023-03-21 21:35

Last Updated: 2024-06-12 15:05


Xi says China backs 'peaceful settlement' of Ukraine conflict
Xi says China backs 'peaceful settlement' of Ukraine conflict

Chinese leader Xi Jinping on Tuesday said Beijing backs a diplomatic resolution to the conflict in Ukraine, following talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin.

"We are guided by the principles of the United Nations ... and promote a peaceful settlement" of fighting in Ukraine, Xi said. "We are always for peace and dialogue," he added.