China, Russia hold security meeting
Posted on Jun 05 2014 | IANS
Beijing, June 5 : China and Russia held their first meeting over institutionalised cooperation in law enforcement and security here Thursday.
The meet was attended by Meng Jianzhu, head of the commission for Political and Legal Affairs of Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, Xinhua reported.
The cooperation mechanism on law enforcement and security is "an important step" to implement the consensus between the two heads of state, said Meng, also a politbureau member of the CPC central committee.
Law enforcement, security and judicial departments in both countries should have more efficient and practical cooperation, work together to address threats and challenges and enrich the China-Russia comprehensive strategic partnership of coordination, he said.
From the Russian side, Patrushev said that his country is willing to work with China to implement the leaders' consensus and contribute more to the security and development of the two countries.