China and Russia obstruct the intervention of the West on Syria

China and Russia obstruct the intervention of the West on Syria

China and Russia have blocked twice a resolution of the UN Security Council condemning the Syrian crackdown. These two countries, allies of Damascus, are again on the frontlines yesterday. China has described remarks by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as “unacceptable“, while the Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin denounced the attitude “cynical” of the West. […]

China supports all efforts to resolve the Syrian crisis

China supports all efforts to resolve the Syrian crisis

China supports all efforts to peacefully and appropriately resolve the Syrian crisis, announced Monday a spokesman for the Chinese Foreign Ministry. “China has always called the Syrian government and all concerned parties to immediately cease all violence and to begin a political process without preconditions to resolve the Syrian crisis,” said Hong Lei, spokesman for […]

China accuses the United States and Europe of “hegemonic ambitions” in Syria

China accuses the United States and Europe of “hegemonic ambitions” in Syria

China on Saturday accused the United States and Europe of “hegemonic ambitions” in Syria, following the international conference of “Friends of Syria” in Tunis, where the US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton strongly condemned the attitude of Beijing and Moscow. Clinton said the decision by China and Russia was “despicable” to veto resolutions of the […]

Russia and China may change its position on Syria

Russia and China may change its position on Syria

Russia and China may change its attitude to what is happening in Syria, this was announced on Monday by Secretary General of the Arab League, Nabil al-Arabi. “There have been signals from China and, to some extent, from Russia, that in their relation to the Syrian crisis may change,” he said. In early February, when […]

China accuses the West of fomenting civil war in Syria

China accuses the West of fomenting civil war in Syria

Renmin Ribao, the official newspaper of the Chinese Communist Party, has accused Western countries of inciting civil war in Syria. In its editorial the newspaper writes that Western support for the Syrian opposition could lead to “full-scale civil war”. In this case, foreign intervention will be inevitable, adds the newspaper. Foreign Minister Zhai Jun met […]

China reiterated its support for the mediation of the Arab League in the Syrian crisis

China reiterated its support for the mediation of the Arab League in the Syrian crisis

The Deputy Foreign Minister of China and special envoy to Syria, Zhai Jun, on Saturday reaffirmed China’s support to the mediation of the Arab League to reach a “political solution” for the situation in Syria. In a statement issued Saturday by the Chinese Foreign Ministry, Zhai, special envoy to Syria claims that “China supports all […]

China Urges All Sides in Syria to End Violence

China Urges All Sides in Syria to End Violence

China’s Vice Foreign Minister Zhai Jun has called on all sides in Syria to end the violence and allow elections to proceed peacefully. Zhai – who spoke in the capital, Damascus, following a meeting with President Bashar al-Assad – says China calls on the government, the opposition and those with arms for an immediate stop […]

Obama rebuked the Chinese guest for Beijing’s “wrong” position on Syria

Obama rebuked the Chinese guest for Beijing’s “wrong” position on Syria

At a meeting with Vice President Xi Jinping in the White House, U.S. President Barack Obama said that Washington was disappointed with the position of Beijing in the vote of resolution on Syria. Russia and China, fearing a repetition of “the Libyan scenario” in Syria, for the second time exercised their veto right as permanent […]

After Lavrov went to Syria, China sent its representative

After Lavrov went to Syria, China sent its representative

After Russia, Chinese authorities sent an emissary to Syria – February 17, Deputy Foreign Minister Zhang Zhijun arrives in Damascus for two days’ talks. This was announced by Foreign Ministry spokesman Liu Weimin. Earlier this week China’s Foreign Ministry said that the representative of the Chinese Foreign Minister Li Huaxin met with Nabil al-Arabi, Secretary […]