China urged Russia to stand together to resist pressure from Washington

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Beijing and Moscow must work together to resist pressure from Washington, said the military attache of the Chinese Embassy in Russia, major General Kui Anyway.

At the meeting with Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security Viktor Bondarev Kui Anyway noted that the new strategy of the Pentagon China and Russia are seen as threat to the United States.

«The United States and Western countries in the European part keep Russia and in the Asian part constrain China,» said the military attache.

In his opinion, Moscow and Beijing should work together to counteract the global threats and «calls by the US and its allies» to ensure security not only in their regions but also throughout the world.

The Pentagon on Friday unveiled major provisions of the new National defense strategy. The main priority is the rivalry with Russia and China. The American military believe that Moscow and Beijing represent a threat to the security and prosperity of the country.

The Chinese defense Ministry said that the document is replete with false and absurd judgments, and urged the U.S. to «abandon cold war thinking».

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, in turn, expressed regret that Washington seeks to prove its leadership via the «confrontational conception» and not trying to lead a normal dialogue.