|Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hong Lei's Remarks on the Result of Referendum in Crimea|
Q: What is China's comment on the result of referendum in Crimea?
A: China upholds objectiveness and fairness on the issue of Ukraine. China follows closely the development of the situation in Crimea. We hope that all parties will exercise restraint, find a political approach as soon as possible through dialogue, and properly manage and resolve the Crimean issue based on respect for all parties' reasonable concerns and legitimate rights and interests.