Limits to the “no limits” friendship between China and Russia
Kaaresvirta, Juuso (09.03.2022)
JulkaisusarjaBank of Finland Bulletin. Blog
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A month ago, during President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Beijing, China and Russia declared that the friendship between them has “no limits” and that there are “no forbidden areas of cooperation”. A few weeks later, Russia attacked Ukraine. A majority of countries around the world have condemned the illegal invasion. Perhaps as a demonstration of the “no limits” friendship, China has refused to condemn Russia and instead has even shown some understanding of its actions.
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