Russian communist leader lauds China's COVID-19 response

China is a model for tackling the economic dilemma caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, said General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation Gennady Zyuganov, Russian media Sputnik reported on Monday.

Russian Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov (L) speaks during a pre-election rally for party presidential candidate Pavel Grudinin (C) in Moscow, Russia, March 10, 2018. (Photo: AFP)

Zyuganov said that China has mastered the latest technologies and made an extraordinary leap forward in making the country's next generation more literate and educated.

Zyuganov also mentioned that China is one of the countries with rocketing economic development in the world in recent years. Even facing the ongoing pandemic, China is a model for getting out of predicaments.