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
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

Topic |   China-EU relations
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
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
READ FULL ARTICLE