State Department: Russia hoped to receive military assistance from China

State Department: Russia hoped to receive military assistance from China

State Department: Russia hoped to get military help from China

Ned Price   State Department: Russia hoped to receive military assistance from China Voice of America,” State Department spokesman Ned Price.

“A few months ago, we made it clear that, according to the information we have, the Russian Federation was seeking help, military assistance from the PRC for the war against Ukraine,” Price said.

“We have made it clear to the PRC, both publicly and at the highest level, that we will be very closely monitoring any PRC effort to provide military assistance to Russia or systematic assistance to Russia in circumvention of the imposed sanctions, which will entail significant costs,” the State Department spokesman added.

“And we haven't seen any change from the PRC,” he said.

According to Price, “it's not surprising that these countries are moving closer ”.

“We said that President Putin is clearly looking for any rescue help,” he said. – In this process, he refers to such countries as the DPRK, as Iran. And when it comes to Russia and China, it is true that they have a common vision of the world.”