U.S. says China continues to 'parrot' some Russian security concepts

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U.S. State Department spokesperson Ned Price speaks during a news conference in Washington, U.S. March 10, 2022. Manuel Balce Ceneta/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo

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WASHINGTON, April 21 (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Thursday that China continues to "parrot" some of Russia's security ideas amid the war in Ukraine, including the Kremlin's concept of "indivisible security."

State Department spokesman Ned Price made the comment at a regular briefing when asked about a speech by Chinese leader Xi Jinping in which he referenced the concept along with his proposed "global security initiative." read more

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Reporting by Simon Lewis; Writing by Michael Martina; Editing by Leslie Adler

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