WASHINGTON China’s government with evidence This suggests that some Chinese state-owned enterprises are involved. companies may be providing assistance for Russia’s war Make an effort in UkraineIt tries to determine if Beijing is conscious. of These activities are based on people who know. with This is the subject.
They declined to identify themselves, citing private deliberations. The only thing they could say was that the support consisted of Non-lethal economic and military assistance, which stops at the end of Wholesale evasion of The Sanctions Regime US After the Russian invasion, its allies and it imposed a ceasefire. Ukraine.
This trend is alarming enough to warrant a rethink. US Officials raised the issue with Their Chinese counterparts were also warned of the potential consequences of Material support warThey said so, although they refused to elaborate. of These are just a few of the contacts. President Xi Jinping did not criticize Russia in the wake of the war But he also offers to take a part in Peace talks, and we will not support the use of Nuclear weapons in The conflict.
The National Security Council spokeswoman declined to comment as did the Central Intelligence Agency. Chinese Embassy in Washington didn’t respond to two emails seeking comment. While the information isn’t clear-cut and remains the subject of debate, US Officials said that they agreed with the Russia-China Relationships are very close right now China Is doing more than what it used to in Assistance of Russia.
People are familiar with the administration’s thinking characterized the state-owned enterprises’ activities as knowingly assisting Russia in It war effort. They didn’t elaborate on what evidence The administration may have to agree with this view.
Administration is currently reviewing evidence it’s accumulated to determine its significance. Chinese have discovered that it is important. companies Supporting the invasion could have serious implications for US Russia policy China.
The US strategy over Ukraine Retirement in Part of isolating President Vladimir Putin’s government to try and choke his economy. war effort. Support from the government has been stepped up China, the world’s second-biggest economy, could significantly undercut that strategy.
Und wenn Biden und his advisors determined China’s government was involved in Accept the acts tacitly or in full of They would then have to make a decision on how to respond to the state-owned companies. This could open up a new market. of Disput at a moment when there is no US Aims to reconcile its need for stabilization of ties with Beijing opposes Chinese attempts to restrict access to high-end mircochips. China Over what it considers a more aggressive position toward Taiwan
Janet Yellen (treasury secretary) met last week with Vice Premier Liu He. US Secretary of Beijing is being visited by Antony Blinken from the US in The February visit was the first since the Covid-19 epidemic, which closed travel. in Early 2020
Russia China Declared as “no limits” Relationship before the war And US Officials believe so China In the beginning, Russia was to be sold lethal arms. in It is the battlefield. However, the administration sees it differently China as having scaled back that plan and argues it isn’t doing as much as it could to help Putin’s The people declared invasion.
According to the administration, China’s government wants to help Russia and isn’t neutral as it claims, according to the people. China It has also intensified its trade relations despite US Other nations must distance themselves from Russia’s economy.
China Any sanctions that are not agreed upon by the United Nations are rejected in principle. American demands for trade restriction from other countries is considered a violation. of sovereignty. China’s imports from Russia grew by nearly 50% from a year earlier in In 2022, exports grew 13%.
You can find thousands of them of State-owned companies in ChinaSome of these are controlled directly by the central governments with Chief executives who are equal in rank to ministers or others subject to less supervision. All of They are susceptible to Communist Party influence even though the details may not be disclosed. of Their operations may not be always observed in detail.
The trend could only worsen what already exists US According to officials, in The public is the problem. Meeting a top Chinese official. in July Blinken claimed that he had shared his concern with China’s “alignment with Russia.”
“Now, what you hear from Beijing is that it claims to be neutral,” Blinken spoke at that time. “I would start with the proposition that it’s pretty hard to be neutral when it comes to this aggression. There is a clear aggressor. There is a clear victim.”
Xi was contacted by Putin in late December. in Chinese state television reported that they reached an agreement to collaborate on energy, agriculture and finance. Xi assured Putin that Beijing will continue to play a constructive part in Looking to solve the problem? Ukraine “crisis,” though the road to peace talks won’t be smooth, the broadcaster said.
However, Moscow’s support would continue to grow, contrary to recent evidence. China is trying to improve the ties with The US after months of Tensions are higher After meeting in In Bali, last year President Joe Biden & Xi stated that “a nuclear war should never be fought” And that they are opposed “the use or threat of use of nuclear weapons in Ukraine,” According to the White House statement.