Happy Birthday to Ji Zhiye

May 16, 2023

Ji Zhiye, Director of Institute of Russian Studies, China, Research Fellow and the President of the Chinese Academy of Contemporary International Relations, member of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the 13th Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, member of the Russian-Chinese Committee of Friendship Peace and Development, Chairman of the Think Tank Council of Good-Neighborliness, Friendship and Cooperation Committee of SCO, Vice Chairman of Eastern European and Central Asia Association, the permanent member of the China’s Society for Eastern European and Central Asian Studies, advisor on international issues at the Information Center of the Central Television of China, PIR Center Advisory Board Member, celebrates his birthday today.

Leonid V. Tsukanov, PIR Center Web Site Chief Editor, sends his congratulations to Ji Zhiye:

Dear Mr. Ji! On behalf of PIR Center team, let me congratulate you on your birthday! We wish you good health and prosperity, new successes in your professional field! Your significant contribution to the development of Russian-Chinese relations – and, first of all, the dialogue between the expert communities of the two countries – is beyond doubt, and the ease and thoroughness with which you approach the fulfillment of tasks cause sincere admiration. To paraphrase the classic, let’s say: “Let the road of your life count more than one tens of thousands of li.” Happy birthday!

Tsukanov, Leonid V.

Article by Ji Zhiye for Security Index Occasional Paper Vol. 14, № 1 (84) | 2008 (In Russian)

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