The head of the people's Republic of China XI Jinping will be the chief guest in the capital of Russia for the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, said the Russian Ambassador in Beijing Andrey Denisov.
"in the capital of Russia visited Jangsu, the office of the President of the Central division of the CPC. This is a new line of interaction Between our countries, quite rare. In the negotiations one of the main items on the agenda was the preparation of the visit of the President of the PRC XI Jinping to Russia. We can now safely say that the head of the PRC will be the chief guest in the capital of Russia for the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, "said Denisov in the process of the round table, devoted to the results of the Second world war, his words are quoted by RIA" Novosti ".
According to the head of the Russian diplomatic mission, joint participation in events celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Victory creates good, " So emotional ", background for bilateral relations. In 2015, the Russian Federation and China have jointly engaged in the events dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Victory in world war II. The Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to take part in the events in Beijing, where the parade will take place on 3 September. We emphasize that according to the tradition in the Russian capital for the anniversary celebrations on the occasion of the Victory over fascism attracted the leaders of many countries. However, this year the head of some countries will not attend the festive event. So, to visit Moscow on 9 may not want the U.S. President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Cameron D., head of the European Council Donald Tusk, the presidents of Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Finland, as well as the premiere of the Netherlands and Norway. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has also decided not to visit Moscow on 9 may to participate in the Victory parade. The media revealed that she does not want to " offend the Ukrainian government ". However, the press service of the Chancellor stated that Merkel will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on may 10.