CHINA: ‘ Beijing stops construction in South China Sea – FM ‘

#AceNewsReport – CHINA:Aug.05: Beijing has stopped construction in the South China Sea, the country’s foreign minister said on Wednesday.

“China has already stopped,” Reuters quoted Wang Yi as saying at a meeting of Southeast Asian foreign ministers where the disputed waters have taken center stage. “Just take an airplane to take a look.”

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Beijing and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) agreed to speed up consultations on a Code of Conduct for the South China Sea, the foreign ministers of China and Thailand said.

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` RFM `Sergey Lavrov ‘ discussed `Ukraine ‘ with Chinese ‘

#AceWorldNews says that Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed Ukraine with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, on Monday and their views coincided on the situation there.

The Russian Foreign Ministry said the two veto-wielding United Nations Security Council members would stay in close contact on the issue, Reuters reported.

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