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  1. 'Financial crisis, not Syria' on G20 agenda

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com The unrest in Syria would not be on the agenda at next week's G20 summit in Mexico, where the discussions would focus on the lingering financial ... starting on Monday. China and Russia, regarded as Syria's main allies, previously vetoed two UN Security Council resolutions that threatened possible sanctions against Damascus for its ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1003686/financial-crisis-not-syria-g20-agenda
  2. Financial crisis, not Syria, on agenda, official says

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com The unrest in Syria would not be on the agenda at next week's G20 summit in Mexico, where the discussions would focus on the lingering financial ... starting on Monday. China and Russia, regarded as Syria's main allies, have previously vetoed two United Nations Security Council resolutions that threatened possible sanctions against ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1003703/financial-crisis-not-syria-agenda-official-says
  3. Talking points

    Posted Jul 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with Asean jumped 55 per cent last year following the implementation of a bilateral free trade agreement in January 2010. UN Security Council to meet on Syria violence The United Nations Security Council is expected to hold a meeting on Syria amid simmering tensions between the United States and the country, which have risen sharply over the past few days. On Monday, hundreds of regime ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/973453/talking-points
  4. China and Russia to set up US$4b investment fund

    Posted Jun 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to Beijing. Putin's visit comes as the two countries seek to counterbalance the geopolitical clout of the United States in Asia and to bolster their joint stance on Syria. President Hu Jintao ... Organisation summit today. Russia and China, seen as close allies of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, have defied calls by world leaders to confront Syria's regime over its crackdown ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1003082/china-and-russia-set-us4b-investment-fund
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Stability is better than rivalry

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... closer. But while seeing eye-to-eye on foreign policy matters like non-intervention in Syria's civil war, the nuclear ambitions of Iran and North Korea and what should happen in Afghanistan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1199765/stability-better-rivalry
  6. Unity key issue at BRICS summit

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and difficulties faced by emerging markets. In addition to economic issues, they will discuss international problems, notably Syria and Iran. Alexander Dvorkovich, an aide to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, said Syria and Iran would be a major focus of the summit because of their implications for global stability. China and Russia vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution condemning ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/996726/unity-key-issue-brics-summit
  7. Talking points

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... representative presses Syria for more access UN humanitarian chief Valerie Amos is expected to complete her visit to Syria trying to secure access for humanitarian organisations, which have been barred ... district of the battered city as 'completely devastated'. Syria initially failed to grant Amos access to the country, but relented after Damascus' allies Russia and China joined ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/994922/talking-points
  8. Hu urges support for BRICS countries

    Posted Mar 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in various aspects including energy and aviation. He added that two countries believed the sovereignty of Syria should be respected and China supports the mediation work by UN envoy Kofi Annan. Items at the top of the summit agenda include setting up a BRICS development bank and the situations in Syria and Iran. China Development Bank chairman Chen Yuan said two agreements worth billions of US ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/996922/hu-urges-support-brics-countries
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China and Russia are no more than allies of convenience

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Raffaello Pantucci

    ... The reality is China and Russia disagree as often as they agree. On the chaos in Syria, the two have shown they are willing to support each other by holding up the UN as a reason for their refusal to countenance action on Syria. But while both may see eye to eye on this issue, this is not always the case. Looking in the annals of Security Council resolutions over the past few years, one can find ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1021068/china-and-russia-are-no-more-allies-convenience
  10. China protests at US bank sanctions

    Posted Aug 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... said. The banking dispute came after Washington and Beijing clashed last month over proposed United Nations sanctions against Syria, which were vetoed by China and Russia, provoking criticism ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1008288/china-protests-us-bank-sanctions

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