Europe

Putin Hopes for Chinese Backing in Ukraine Standoffi
X
May 08, 2014 9:57 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to travel to China later this month, hoping to seal energy deals and build diplomatic relations amid a souring of relations between Moscow and the West. But analysts say President Putin may struggle to win allies in his war of words with the United States and Europe over the violence in Ukraine. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.

Putin Hopes for Chinese Backing in Ukraine Standoff

Published May 08, 2014

Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to travel to China later this month, hoping to seal energy deals and build diplomatic relations amid a souring of relations between Moscow and the West. But analysts say President Putin may struggle to win allies in his war of words with the United States and Europe over the violence in Ukraine. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.


You May Like

Video China Investigates Powerful Former Security Chief

Analysts say move by President Xi is an effort to win more party support, take step toward economic reforms, removing those who would stand in way of change More

South Africa Land Reforms Still Contentious 20 Years Later

Activists argue that the pace of land reform is slow and biased; legal experts question how some proposed reforms would be implemented More

In Vietnam, Religious Freedoms Violated, UN Finds

Beliefs reportedly prompt heavy surveillance, intimidation and travel restrictions More

This forum has been closed.
Comments
     
There are no comments in this forum. Be first and add one