Сhina considers Russia’s actions important part of international fight against terrorism

The Chinese Foreign Ministry says Beijing supports Russia’s efforts to combat terrorism.

BEIJING, November 23. China supports Russia’s actions in Syria, which are an important integral part of international anti-terror efforts, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei told a press briefing on Monday.

“Russia’s large-scale activities are an important integral part of the international counter-terror actions… China supports Russia’s efforts to combat terrorism,” Hong Lei said.

He noted it was necessary to coordinate international anti-terrorist actions under the auspices of the United Nations and in conformity with the decisions of the UN Security Council to prevent cross-border activities of terrorist groups and their financing.

Hong Lei also pointed to the need for a political settlement of the Syrian problem