Ambassadors of EU member states approve visa waiver for Ukraine — sourceWorld April 26, 13:21
Russian defense chief suggests enlisting private sector to assist in demining SyriaMilitary & Defense April 26, 13:07
NATO building up offensive armaments along border with Russia — General StaffMilitary & Defense April 26, 13:05
Press review: Trump to ease up on Moscow's democracy and Russia goes on gold-buying spreePress Review April 26, 13:00
MiG-31 interceptor jet crashes in RussiaMilitary & Defense April 26, 12:41
Russian court upholds house arrest of ex-economy ministerBusiness & Economy April 26, 12:39
Putin unwilling to publicly forecast ruble dymanicsBusiness & Economy April 26, 12:30
Kremlin comments on French top diplomat’s statement on use of sarin gas in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 26, 12:21
Defense chief notes NATO moving its military infrastructure closer to Russia’s ArcticRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 26, 11:52
MOSCOW, February 17. /TASS/. Relations between Russia and China are going through their best period, Chinese Ambassador to Russia Li Hui told a TASS presentation on Wednesday assembled to unveil a photographic album titled "Chinese revolutionaries in Soviet Russia in the 1920s and 1930s" and chronicling little-known facts in the two nations’ history.
"This is a unique album," the diplomat said, thanking "colleagues and friends who worked on this book to assemble "material, photos and visited the places where historic buildings are located".
The 1920s and 1930s were "an important historical period which should not be forgotten", the envoy said.
"A large number of young Chinese came to Russia to search for ways to save China from colonialism," he noted, adding "They studied here and engaged in activities to save their country."
"Our relations are currently going through their best period," the diplomat went on. "We maintain very close, high-level ties," he said, recalling that Chinese President Xi Jinping visited Moscow twice last year.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev had travelled to Beijing, where important agreements "aimed at boosting our cooperation and strategic partnership" were concluded.
The two sides were "actively developing cooperation in the humanitarian area", he said.
"In particular, the leaders of our governments agreed to dynamically develop ‘red tourism", the envoy went on. "It involves educating young people in the spirit of patriotism."