China will give Belarus a grant of military assistance

China will give Belarus a grant of military assistance

During the visit to Minsk of the Minister of defense of China Colonel-General Wei, Penha signed an agreement on granting Belarus a grant of military assistance.

“During the visit of heads of Belarusian and Chinese military departments, an agreement was signed between the defense ministries of Belarus and people’s Republic of China on granting gratuitous military assistance to China in Belarus”, — stated in the message of the defense Ministry of Belarus. Details of the agreement were not disclosed.

“Also it is planned to further promising directions of Belarusian-Chinese bilateral military cooperation in such fields as joint military training, military education, grant military assistance, and cooperation in the framework of the Shanghai cooperation organization in the military departments”, — said the Ministry of defence of Belarus. Following the meeting, the Ministers said there was significant potential for partnership between Belarus and China in military and military-technical fields.