China President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have met for highly-anticipated talks in Uzbekistan, where they are attending the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit. Mr Putin thanked his Chinese counterpart for maintaining a balanced position on Ukraine. It was their first in-person meeting since Russia invaded Ukraine at the end of February. The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit has been described as an alternative to Western alliances.
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