Montenegro’s President Milo Djukanovic spoke to China’s President Xi Jinping about the future of the “17+1” grouping after Lithuania announced at the weekend it was withdrawing. Photo: AFP
Montenegro’s President Milo Djukanovic spoke to China’s President Xi Jinping about the future of the “17+1” grouping after Lithuania announced at the weekend it was withdrawing. Photo: AFP

China-Europe relations: Xi ready to work with Montenegro after Lithuania quits ‘17+1’ group

  • In phone call with Milo Djukanovic, Xi says China supports Montenegro taking an active environmental protection role in group
  • In a separate call with Spanish Prime Minister Xi expresses hope Spain will help stabilise China-EU relations

Montenegro’s President Milo Djukanovic spoke to China’s President Xi Jinping about the future of the “17+1” grouping after Lithuania announced at the weekend it was withdrawing. Photo: AFP
Montenegro’s President Milo Djukanovic spoke to China’s President Xi Jinping about the future of the “17+1” grouping after Lithuania announced at the weekend it was withdrawing. Photo: AFP
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