Chinese President Xi meets Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev

Chinese President Xi Jinping has met Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. President Xi said relations between both countries had entered a new era, but they needed to strengthen their cooperation, especially when trying to assist emerging economies. The Chinese leader said they needed to work together to protect the interests of their peoples and to make contributions to world peace, while Medvedev stressed China and Russia opposed unilateral sanctions and any move against international law.