President Hu Jintao left for Moscow to attend the military parade on Red Square
Russia will be held on May 9 commemorating the 65th anniversary of Victory Day parade, photo of Russian soldiers to participate in rehearsals
CNS Beijing, May 8 (Xinhua correspondent Zhang Shuo) Chinese President Hu Jintao at 9:30 on the 8th Xu left Beijing to Moscow, invited to attend will be held in Russia, where the 65th anniversary of Victory Day celebrations.
This is the second time this year, Chinese head of state to visit. This line entourage, including: secretary of the CPC Central Committee, Central Office Director to make plans, secretary of the CPC Central Committee, the Central Policy Research Office, Wang Huning, State Councilor Dai, Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi, the Chinese PLA Deputy Chief of Staff Ma Xiaotian, Hu Jintao President’s Office Chen Shiju and Assistant Foreign Minister Cheng Guoping and so on.
This is the second time Hu Jintao went to Moscow with the Russian people to share memories of the victory. 5 years ago, Hu Jintao attended a memorial held in Moscow the 60th anniversary of the Victory celebrations.
stay in Moscow the day and a half years, President Hu Jintao will attend the 65th anniversary of Russia’s Great Patriotic War Victory celebrations main activities, held a bilateral meeting with Russian leaders. Hu will also meet with more than 20 specialized in northeast China have participated in the liberation of the Russian campaign on behalf of World War II veterans to their presentation.
According to Russian media reports, the day on May 9, more than 70 cities in Russia will have a grand parade, see more than 70,000 soldiers. And Moscow’s Red Square parade, expected to more than 10,000 people, 159 tanks, 127 aircraft and helicopters appeared, called unprecedented. More than 20 countries and international organizations, leaders or representatives will be invited to attend the celebration.
Chinese Foreign Ministry official said recently that Russia held to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the Victory celebration of great significance. United Nations reform and the G20 as the core of the international political and economic order, the process of change is accelerating the development of the international community for peace, cooperation and development demands increase. In this situation, holding such a celebration to help review the history, consensus, strengthen unity, create peace.
The official also said that President Hu Jintao to Russia for at celebrations, is the spirit of strategic partnership between the two countries highlighted. China believes that this line will further strengthen Sino-Russian strategic mutual trust and promote China-Russia strategic cooperative partnership relations.
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