29th May 2023 – (Beijing) China’s foreign ministry spokesperson, Mao Ning, stated on Monday that all concerned parties had recognised China’s positive role in promoting peace talks regarding the Ukraine crisis. Mao made the remarks during a daily press briefing, referring to Li Hui, China’s special envoy for Eurasian affairs‘ visits to Ukraine and other countries from 15th to 26th May.
During his visits, Li engaged in extensive contacts and exchanges with all parties regarding the political settlement of the Ukraine crisis. He elaborated on China’s position and propositions and listened to the opinions and suggestions of all parties, aiming to build a broader international consensus. All parties acknowledged China’s positive role in promoting peace talks and expressed appreciation for China’s call for respecting sovereignty, territorial integrity, and adherence to the purposes and principles of the UN Charter.
Mao added that all parties expect China to continue playing a constructive role in the political settlement of the Ukraine crisis. As the crisis is still at a critical juncture, China will continue to strengthen dialogues and exchanges with all parties to build consensus and deepen mutual trust.
China’s efforts to promote peace talks on the Ukraine crisis demonstrate its commitment to maintaining regional and global stability. The recognition of China’s positive role in the peace talks by all concerned parties reflects the international community’s appreciation of China’s constructive and responsible approach to resolving conflicts. China’s continued contribution to the political settlement of the Ukraine crisis will undoubtedly have a positive impacton global peace and security.
As a responsible global power, China has consistently called for peaceful resolution of conflicts and respect for international law and norms. Its active engagement in the Ukraine crisis peace talks is a testament to its commitment to promoting regional and global stability. China’s efforts to build broader international consensus and deepen mutual trust among all parties involved in the Ukraine crisis are crucial in finding a political settlement to the conflict.