People's Political Consultative Conference News (Reporter Liu Tong) On December 5, the 12th plenary meeting of the China-Russia Friendship, Peace and Development Committee was held in Beijing. Xia Baolong, vice chairman and secretary-general of the CPPCC National Committee, and the Chinese chairman of the committee, Titov, chairman of the Russian side of the committee, and more than 100 chairmen and representatives of the committees on both sides of the committee attended the meeting. Xia Baolong chaired the meeting and delivered a speech.
This plenary meeting coincides with the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Russia. The conference revolved around the theme of "taking the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Russia and continuing to write a new chapter in Sino-Russian friendship," reviewing and summarizing the work of the committee, fully implementing the consensus between the two heads of state, further consolidating the social foundation of China-Russia relations, and promoting a new era in China-Russia In-depth exchange of views on the development of comprehensive strategic collaboration partnerships, and suggestions on deepening people-to-people friendship and promoting cooperation in various fields.
In his speech, Xia Baolong stated that under the joint leadership of President Xi Jinping and President Putin, the strategic mutual trust between China and Russia has been increasing, and cooperation in various fields has achieved unprecedented great development. In June of this year, President Xi Jinping paid a state visit to Russia, during which the two heads of state upgraded Sino-Russian bilateral relations into a comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership in the new era of China and Russia, realizing the upgrading of bilateral relations and jointly opening a higher level of Sino-Russian relations. A new era of greater development. The committee should take the consensus of the heads of state of the two countries as a guide, plan work from a strategic and overall perspective, closely follow the development pulse of Sino-Russian relations, give play to advantages and take the initiative to establish more platforms for friendly exchanges and mutually beneficial cooperation, and make good use of China-Russian non-governmental diplomatic leaders. The role of channels, as a promoter of the development of Sino-Russian relations, a spreader of Sino-Russian people's friendship, a pioneer of Sino-Russian pragmatic cooperation, writes a new chapter in the development of Sino-Russian friendship.
In his speech, Titov expressed his willingness to keep in close contact with the Chinese Committee to bring more social forces to pay attention to and support the friendly exchanges between Russia and China and make positive contributions to promoting bilateral pragmatic cooperation and promoting the development of Russia-China relations.
The Russian ambassador to China Denisov addressed the meeting, and the chairmen or representatives of the Chinese and Russian councils made exchange speeches. Wang Min, deputy director of the CPPCC Foreign Affairs Committee, attended the meeting.
The Sino-Russian Friendship, Peace and Development Commission was set up by the two heads of state in 1997. It includes local cooperation, media, culture, industrialists, women, religious affairs, experts, science and innovation, the disabled, old friends, medicine, think tanks. , Youth, ecology, education, healthy lifestyle and other 16 councils.