Chinese President Xi Jinping is planning a visit to Moscow next week, Reuters reports on March 13.

On March 7, information appeared on social networks that a meeting between Russian leader Vladimir Putin and Chinese leader Xi Jinping was scheduled for March 21.

However, the Kremlin did not confirm the timing of Xi Jinping's planned visit to Russia.

At the end of December, Putin held talks with Xi Jinping via video conference, during which the Russian president invited the Chinese leader to visit Moscow in the spring of 2023.