Russia’s UN envoy warns of rift in global relations – Russian Politics & Diplomacy

MOSCOW, September 26. /TASS/. A world-wide rift may arise in global relations as a end result of the ongoing US-China standoff, Russia’s Everlasting Agent to the UN Vassily Nebenzia explained on Friday.

Commenting on the tensions concerning the United States and China, Nebenzya reported that the background of worldwide relations presently has a precedent of a standoff concerning two key political devices.

“Nevertheless, individuals units had some form of interaction again then,” he said. “But the present events propose a risk of the world becoming separated by a significant rift.”

The Russian diplomat mentioned a bipolar globe, in which the United States and China would dominate, was possible, but Russia was not keen to see this occur.

“Very first of all, we do not ally with anybody from any one else. We do not ally with China in opposition to the United States, and we really do not want to ally with the United States against China. We want the entire world to be diverse. But, at the minute, it is going not in the course that we want.”

The relations concerning China and the United States worsened currently, which includes as a final result of the trade tariffs row. The circumstance deteriorated further when US President Donald Trump accused China of late and inadequate response to the initial novel coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan. Afterwards, the US leader also accused Beijing of thieving intellectual residence.