China-Europe relations: Xi ready to work with Montenegro after Lithuania quits ‘17+1’ group

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China-Europe relations: Xi ready to work with Montenegro after Lithuania quits ‘17+1’ group

President Xi Jinping called for China and Montenegro to work together to support the “17+1” cooperation group during a phone call with the member state after Lithuania’s withdrawal from the group comprising China and Central and Eastern European countries.The phone call came after Lithuanian foreign minister Gabrielius Landsbergis announced his country was quitting the 17+1 mechanism calling it “divisive” from an EU perspective. He urged other EU members to withdraw.China’s foreign ministry…

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