This is stated in the joint statement of the two countries following the results of Russian-Chinese negotiations. The text was published on the Kremlin's website.

Moscow and Beijing noted that in order to resolve the Ukrainian crisis, it is necessary to respect the legitimate security concerns of all countries, as well as to prevent the formation of a bloc confrontation and stop actions that would contribute to further fueling the conflict.

It is emphasized that a responsible dialogue is the best way for a sustainable settlement of the Ukrainian crisis. The statement said that the international community should support constructive efforts in this regard.

Also, Russia and China opposed all unilateral sanctions that were established in circumvention of the UN Security Council.

In addition, Russia and China spoke in favor of an objective investigation of the explosions on nord streams.