The Chinese-Russian relationship is a stable strategic partnership and by no means a marriage of convenience: it is complex, sturdy, and deeply rooted. Some Western analysts and officials have speculated that the ongoing conflicts in Syria and Ukraine would lead to tensions between Beijing and Moscow—or even a rupture. But that has not happened. Nevertheless, China has no interest in a formal alliance with Russia, nor in forming an anti-U.S. or anti-Western bloc of any kind.
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