Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson on Thursday made remarks regarding China’s Consulate-General in Odessa being shaken by Russian airstrike on Ukraine.
The spokesperson said “an explosion happened near China’s Consulate-General in Odessa. The blast wave shook off parts of the wall surface and windowpanes.”
According to the spokesperson, the consulate staff had long left the premises and no one was hurt.
“China is closely following the developments and staying in touch with the parties concerned. We will take all measures necessary to keep Chinese institutions and nationals safe in Ukraine,” the spokesperson noted.