China and Russia sign joint statement to deepen comprehensive strategic partnership

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16th May 2024 – (Beijing) Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin have solidified their nations’ comprehensive strategic partnership by signing a joint statement, emphasizing their commitment to a new era of collaboration. This momentous occasion coincides with the 75th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between China and Russia.

President Xi Jinping and President Vladimir Putin were present at the opening ceremony of the China-Russia Years of Culture, an event that signifies the deep cultural exchange between the two nations. Additionally, a special concert commemorating the 75th anniversary of diplomatic ties between China and Russia was held in Beijing on Thursday, further highlighting the significance of this milestone.