Vice President of the Central Military Commission of China, Xu Caihou, met Wednesday in Minsk with Belarusian head of the army about the cooperation between the armies of both countries.
In his meeting with the Belarusian Minister of Defense Yuriy Zhadobin, the Chinese military official said that China and Belarus had always maintained a deep friendship, and that their relationship has always developed with stability.
In recent years, bilateral relations have reached their full development, entering a phase of genuine strategic cooperation, he noted. In addition, mutual political trust has grown stronger, the economic and trade cooperation has proved fructeuse, and cultural exchanges have increased year by year, he added.
Close coordination that both parties were able to maintain in international affairs has enabled both countries to safeguard their common interests and make a positive contribution to promoting security and stability in the region and the world, s 'welcomed Xu Caihou.
He stressed that the joint relationship had also strengthened in recent years, particularly in coaching and training.
China has always regarded Belarus as a sincere friend and reliable partner, and is committed to working with her to continue to deepen strategic mutual trust and strengthen cooperation, said Chinese senior.
Mr. Zhadobin said share the viewpoint of the speaker, indicating that cooperation billatérale had proved both practical and successful in various sectors including defense.
Belarus and China have maintained close coordination in regional and international issues of importance, and were able to support each other on issues relating to their fundamental interests, he noted.
He added that Belarus wanted to work with China to a new stage in relations between the two countries and between the two armies.
Wednesday always, Xu Caihou met with Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko.
On this occasion, Mr. Lukashenko said his country would adhere always to the principle of one China policy.
The Belarusian President also praised the support that China has always attached to the development of his country and its armed forces.