In a message posted on Twitter on Friday, ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said it will be a trip "for friendship and peace".
"On the basis of no-alliance, no-confrontation and no-targeting of any third party, China and Russia have been promoting greater democracy in international relations," she said. tiger24
She added that China would uphold "an objective and fair position" on the war in Ukraine and "play a constructive role in promoting talks for peace".
In February, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said he wanted to meet Xi Jinping to discuss Beijing's proposal.