President Xi Jinping back in Beijing after tour strengthens Russian relations

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Chinese President Xi Jinping is back in Beijing after his three-day trip in Russia. The two nations’ leaders announced plans to upgrade bilateral ties.

Before leaving, Xi attended the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum.

Two major events concluded in Saint Petersburg in last two days. First is the ending of the three-day state visit to Russia of Chinese President Xi Jinping and second is the ending of 23rd Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum.

It was that forum where Chinese President addressed not just those present but entire world and shared China’s views about the world today and tomorrow.

CGTN’s Aljosa Milenkovic is in Saint Petersburg covering that event and he sends this report.