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Russia: 'Chinese-Russian relations will never be influenced by any external factors'-  Xi Jinping02:28

Russia: 'Chinese-Russian relations will never be influenced by any external factors'- Xi Jinping

Russian Federation, Moscow
July 4, 2017 at 14:32 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russian President Vladimir Putin awarded his Chinese counterpart, President Xi Jinping with the Order of the Holy Andrew the Apostle in Moscow, Tuesday. The Head of China became the third foreigner to receive the highest state award of the Russian Federation. Putin stressed that the order acknowledges President's Xi Jinping contribution in "developing a comprehensive partnership and strategic interaction" between the Russian Federation and the People's Republic of China.

The Chinese leader reaffirmed China's strong commitment to cooperation with Russia, "We have unanimously agreed with the President (Putin) that the Chinese-Russian relations will never be influenced any external factors. We are committed to building mutual support and all-round partnership that will take forward our cooperation and allow us to achieve great results."

Earlier in the day, President Putin and President Xi discussed bilateral relations. The agenda included a wide range of international and regional issues including partnership and strategic cooperation between two states. As a result of the talks, some of 40 bilateral agreements are expected to be signed. The parties are also expected to lock around $10 billion (€8.8 billion) worth of contracts.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin awarded his Chinese counterpart, President Xi Jinping with the Order of the Holy Andrew the Apostle in Moscow, Tuesday. The Head of China became the third foreigner to receive the highest state award of the Russian Federation. Putin stressed that the order acknowledges President's Xi Jinping contribution in "developing a comprehensive partnership and strategic interaction" between the Russian Federation and the People's Republic of China.

The Chinese leader reaffirmed China's strong commitment to cooperation with Russia, "We have unanimously agreed with the President (Putin) that the Chinese-Russian relations will never be influenced any external factors. We are committed to building mutual support and all-round partnership that will take forward our cooperation and allow us to achieve great results."

Earlier in the day, President Putin and President Xi discussed bilateral relations. The agenda included a wide range of international and regional issues including partnership and strategic cooperation between two states. As a result of the talks, some of 40 bilateral agreements are expected to be signed. The parties are also expected to lock around $10 billion (€8.8 billion) worth of contracts.

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