Beijing, 10 January 2022 (TDI): President of China, Xi Jinping called the President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two states.
During the phone conversation, President Xi enunciated that China is ready to work with Belarus to take the occasion of the 30th anniversary of diplomatic ties to deepen mutually beneficial cooperation, enhance political mutual trust, and push for new results in the China-Belarus comprehensive strategic partnership.
“Under the new circumstances, the two sides should maintain close strategic communication and practice genuine multilateralism, uphold the international system with the United Nations at its core and an international order based on international law, and uphold international fairness and justice,” Xi said.
Talking about the situation in Belarus, Xi Jinping stated that China stands against external forces’ interference in the internal affairs of Belarus. China supports Belarus in seeking a development approach that suits its national conditions.
Besides China and Belarus should adhere to the common values of humanity to guide the global community in establishing a correct view of democracy as well as implementing the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.
“Belarus will always be China’s close friend and partner.” – Lukashenko
The President of Belarus on his part congratulated China on the 100th anniversary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and communicated Belarus’ appreciation to China for its moral and political support.
He reiterated that Belarus will maintain close contact and coordination with China. Furthermore, it will take this year’s 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries as a prospect to bring bilateral relations to a new level.