Trump's ex-adviser believes that Moscow risks becoming heavily dependent on Beijing
Former US President Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton said that Russia risks for its rapprochement with China. He believes that Moscow risks becoming Beijing's “raw material appendage”.
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In an interview with RTVI Bolton said that against the backdrop of a special operation in Ukraine and sanctions from the West, Moscow and Beijing will get even closer.
and “junior” brother. With this development of events, Russia will supply China with oil, Nazis and high-tech weapons.
“The Chinese population will continue to grow, and so will the ambitions of (PRC). And I think that Russia will eventually find itself in a difficult situation as a raw material appendage to China, – Bolton said.
Also, a former Trump adviser suggested that the rapprochement between China and Russia – this is not good news for India.
“The West, including the US, needs to try to draw India into the Western economy, find an ally that can resist China,” – Bolton added.
Earlier, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said that all parties should exercise restraint in connection with the crisis in Ukraine to prevent a Third World War.
Beijing also called on the parties to support dialogue and negotiations to prevent the conflict from prolonging and spreading.