Chinas foreign minister signals deeper ties with Russia

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  • Wang accused the U.S. of “unilateral bullying” and said that China would continue to play a constructive role in resolving the Ukraine crisis in its own way, a Chinese Foreign Ministry statement said.
  • The State Department said that Blinken discussed the need to manage the U.S.-China relationship responsibly and raised concerns about Russia’s war against Ukraine and the threats it poses to global security and economic stability.
  • Wang said that China would “deepen strategic mutual trust and mutually beneficial cooperation” with Russia.
BEIJING (AP) Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi defended his countrys position on the war in Ukraine on Sunday and signaled that China would deepen ties with Russia in the coming year.Wang, speaking [+1612 chars]