Kiev is seeking closer economic ties with China and has agreed to deepen cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative. Photo: Sportsfile via Getty Images
Kiev is seeking closer economic ties with China and has agreed to deepen cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative. Photo: Sportsfile via Getty Images

China, Ukraine agree to work together on road, bridge and railway projects

  • Cooperation agreement signed days after Kiev withdrew from joint statement urging Beijing to allow UN human rights chief into Xinjiang
  • Ukraine needs Chinese infrastructure investment and access to its market and is trying to balance relations with Beijing and the West, analysts say

Kiev is seeking closer economic ties with China and has agreed to deepen cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative. Photo: Sportsfile via Getty Images
Kiev is seeking closer economic ties with China and has agreed to deepen cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative. Photo: Sportsfile via Getty Images
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