How China has helped Kyrgyzstan develop and prosper
It’s no secret that the Russian-China relations have seen a rise during the last few years. However, the events of this week’s events have put that partnership to the tests. Beijing has found itself stuck in a diplomatic bind due to Russia’s incursion and occupation of Ukraine and its annexation of Ukraine, which China did not reject. On one hand China doesn’t want to alienate its trusted partner Russia. However, on the other hand it doesn’t wish to appear as a supporter of Russia’s conduct. So far, China has been trying to engage in dialogue with its call for dialogue asking all parties to honor the sovereignty of Ukraine.
1. What approach is China employing in response to Ukraine’s current crisis And what are its major differences with Russia?
The China-Russia relationship has been the focus of debate in recent years especially in light of the two countries’ different approaches to the Ukraine conflict. China typically prefers dealing with the crisis through diplomatic channels. Russia hashowever taken an active part in the conflict and intervened militarily in support of pro-Russian separatists. The various methods Russia as well as China are taking to the conflict are due to various different factors. One of them is that China is more economically connected with Ukraine that Russia which means that it is more concerned about the stability of the country.
2. What are China’s major concerns concerning the situation in Ukraine?
China has been closely monitoring the situation in Ukraine and has been advocating peaceful solutions through negotiation and dialogue from the start. China is concerned about potential implications of the crisis for regional stability and the growing nationalism and extreme right-wing views. China is also concerned about safeguarding Ukrainians’ rights. and ethnic Russians.
Despite the fact that China and Russia have a common ally, it is clear that there is tension between the two countries. The actions of Russia in Ukraine are the most recent reason for tensions. China is not supportive. Both leaders are meeting to discuss ways of improving trade and economic relations. It’s unclear whether the summit will be productive However, it’s a indication that China continues to keep a positive connection with Russia.