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Chinese envoy highlights role of development in sustaining peace
December 06, 2018

China has emphasized need to promote sustainable peace through sustainable development in post conflict countries.

At a Security Council debate on peacebuilding and sustaining peace, Chinese permanent representative to the UN, Ma Zhaoxu said international community should comprehensively advance the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

The Chinese envoy said accelerating poverty alleviation and achieving development are urgently needed for consolidating post-conflict peace dividend.