Chinese soldiers pictured during an exercise in Russia last month. Photo: EPA-EFE Chinese soldiers pictured during an exercise in Russia last month. Photo: EPA-EFE
Chinese soldiers pictured during an exercise in Russia last month. Photo: EPA-EFE

Beijing gives cautious welcome to Vladimir Putin’s hint over Russia-China military alliance

  • The Russian President has said the idea of a formal pact between Moscow and Beijing is ‘certainly imaginable’ although the prospect appears remote at present
  • Comments may have been intended as a sign of goodwill as relations between China and US continue to deteriorate

Topic |   China-Russia relations
Chinese soldiers pictured during an exercise in Russia last month. Photo: EPA-EFE Chinese soldiers pictured during an exercise in Russia last month. Photo: EPA-EFE
Chinese soldiers pictured during an exercise in Russia last month. Photo: EPA-EFE
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