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Xi Jinping and Putin agreed on a comprehensive strategic partnership between China and Russia

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The two heads of state pledged to boost bilateral cooperation in the framework of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, the BRICS and the G20

Xi Jinping met with Russian President Vladimir Putin, and pledged to defend the history of the Second World War and safeguarding world peace and international justice.

The two leaders also agreed to promote the link between the Chinese initiative of the Economic Strip the Silk Road and the aspirations of Russia in the framework of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU).

Xi, who said glad to attend activities in Moscow to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War, recalled the great sacrifices and contributions made by China and Russia, two major battlefields during World War II.

To fight shoulder to shoulder during the war, the two peoples have forged a profound friendship, Xi added.

Xi said China and Russia respectively events held in commemoration of the victory in World War II and said that these celebrations are meant to recall the history and pay homage to the martyrs.

In addition, Xi said China and Russia, along with people of all nations, safeguard the hard-won peace and open the door to a bright future for the peace and development of mankind future.

"We are ready to deepen the traditional friendship with the Russian people, promote the coupling of our development strategies, charting the future course of our friendly cooperation and maintain a high level of strategic partnership and comprehensive bilateral coordination," Xi said.

The Chinese president said that in this way, the two neighbors also help to build a more fair and more just and safeguard peace, security and stability at regional and global world order.

For his part, Putin praised the comprehensive strategic partnership of coordination between the two countries and noted that it has yielded fruitful results in various fields and at different levels.

Echoing Xi's comments on the historical contributions that China and Russia did during World War II, Putin said the two countries will oppose any attempt to deny and distort history and will fight any move towards beautifying the fascists and members and defaming the liberators.

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