Xi Jinping refused Putin

China’s leader Xi Jinping responded to the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin to visit Russia. The Chairman of the PRC admitted that it would be difficult for him to come to the neighboring country due to Pandemia of Coronavirus, reports Radio Free Asia (RFA).

According to the data, the conversation took place on June 15, 2022. The Russian leader invited Xi Jinping during a telephone conversation. At the same time, it is reported that Putin sent an invitation to the Chinese leader in accordance with diplomatic practice. This happened in response to an offer to visit the Olympics in Beijing.