Vladimir Putin to visit China for talks amid western sanctions against Russia

by 24britishtvMay 16, 2024, 12:50 a.m. 22
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin will embark on a state visit to China tomorrow - his second in a little over six months. He’ll be accompanied by his new defence minister, Andrei Belousov, with Putin widely expected to push for more support for Russia's militarised economy. It is the first foreign trip of Putin's new presidential term and signals his priorities. While the deepening relationship between Moscow and Beijing provides an economic lifeline for Russia in the face of sanctions over the war in Ukraine, the increased cooperation continues to receive criticism from the West. Read more: https://news.sky.com/story/ukraine-war-latest-russias-troops-partially-pushed-back-from-key-town-ukraine-claims-as-putins-offensive-appears-to-slow-12541713 #skynews #vladimirputin #china SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews Follow us on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our apps: Apple https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/sky-news/id316391924?mt=8 Android https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bskyb.skynews.android&hl=en_GB Sky News Daily podcast is available for free here: https://podfollow.com/skynewsdaily/ Sky News videos are now available in Spanish here/Los video de Sky News están disponibles en español aquí: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzG5BnqHO8oNlrPDW9CYJog To enquire about licensing Sky News content, you can find more information here: https://news.sky.com/info/library-sales

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