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China rejects SWIFT exclusion of Russian banks

Just over a week after Russia launched its aggression against Ukraine, Beijing is still maintaining its political balancing act. China’s Foreign Ministry rejected sanctions against Russia after Western countries excluded some Russian banks from the international Swift payment system. “China does not support the use of sanctions to solve problems and is opposed to unilateral sanctions that have no basis in international law,” Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said on Monday.

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