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China's Xi and Russia's Putin meet in Uzbekistan, discuss ties
short by Indraneel Sen / on Thursday, 15 September, 2022
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed enhancing bilateral ties on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Uzbekistan on Thursday. Putin launched a veiled criticism of the US, saying “attempts to create a unipolar world" have taken an "ugly shape". Xi said Russia and China will play a leading role in a "rapidly changing world".