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    2016 G20 Summit in China's Hangzhou (65)

    Russia plays an important role in the promotion of global economy's stable development, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday.

    HANGZHOU (China), (Sputnik) — At a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Chinese city of Hangzhou, Xi said:

    "Russia plays an important role in the promotion of healthy and stable development of global economy. I am sure that your participation in the G20 summit will contribute to achieving positive results of this forum."

    The Chinese leader added that the fact that Moscow and China had signed a number of agreements in June proved the determination of the sides to deepen bilateral partnership and showed a common position of the two states in regard to important international and regional issues.

    The G20 summit is taking place in Hangzhou on September 4-5.

    The level of cooperation between Russia and China has drastically increased over the past few years, particularly in the spheres of energy, economy and defense.

    2016 G20 Summit in China's Hangzhou (65)


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