Expert: Al-Qaeda to spread in Central Asia with the Sino-Russian military exercises significant
China-Russia strategic cooperation against terrorism, “Beijing – Moscow video connection forum held July 21 to discuss Sino-Russian” Peace Mission 2009 “joint anti-terror military exercises questions photo shows Beijing venue . “Xinhua Liu Xiaojun photo
Moscow venue (TV screenshot)
Xinhua Beijing, July 22 (Xiaojun) “Sino-Russian strategic cooperation against terrorism,” Beijing – Moscow 21 video link at the forum, participants Experts believe that terrorist activities in Central Asia there are signs of resurgence of the trend, “base” organization to speed up penetration and spread to the region, China and Russia conducted the “Peace Mission 2009″ anti-terrorism military exercises, to strengthen security cooperation is important.
five days of the Sino-Russian “Peace Mission 2009″ joint military exercise held in China in today, this is China and Russia following the “Peace Mission 2005″ and “Peace Mission 2007″ exercises , within the framework of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization held in another anti-terrorism exercise.
video link at the forum of China Institute of Contemporary International Relations, said Russia’s Institute of Feng Yujun, recently, terrorism in Central Asia, South Asia and the resurgence of trends in the North Caucasus region. He said that with U.S. troops in Afghanistan against the Taliban and the “base” organizations increase the strength of the objective to promote the “base” organizations in Central Asia to accelerate the spread. Thus, in the international financial crisis, economic hardship situation, all countries should strengthen cooperation against terrorism.
China Institute of Contemporary International Relations, security and arms control researcher, said Sun Bo, the SCO is one of the cornerstones of terrorism against the “three forces”, the SCO member states generally have the “three evil forces” infiltration and other problems. He said the Sino-Russian joint military exercise between the two countries expressed their firm will to combat terrorism and determination not to allow its territory to engage against the other members of the SCO activities.
Russian Academy of Sciences Institute of World Economy and International Relations, International Security Research Center, and military researchers Evseev Litov gold that the Sino-Russian anti-terrorism military exercise is anti-terrorism efforts of the international community part. Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states not only to maintain security, but also to safeguard regional security and stability of important factors, China and Russia need more anti-terrorism military exercises and cooperation, and hope that more members involved.
said in answer to the Western media and Russia may form the issue of military blocs, the participating Chinese and Russian experts are given a negative answer, they said that the Sino-Russian military exercises in the framework of SCO drill against terrorism , have a legal basis, not to fight with the NATO member states.
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