China to host ministers from oil-rich Gulf states as Kazakhstan unrest heightens energy security fears

//China to host ministers from oil-rich Gulf states as Kazakhstan unrest heightens energy security fears

China to host ministers from oil-rich Gulf states as Kazakhstan unrest heightens energy security fears

Foreign ministers from the Gulf states will start a five-day visit to Beijing on Monday in with energy expected to top the agenda.China is worried about supply security following the turmoil in Kazakhstan, one of its key suppliers while the members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) want to find a counterweight for their over-reliance on the United States and Beijing’s close ties to Iran, analysts said.Chinese-led security group ‘ready to act in Kazakhstan if needed’Foreign ministers from…

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