After PM Modi’s visit to the Chinese city of Wuhan for an informal summit with President Xi Jingpin last month, he is all set to visit Russia for an informal summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin on 21 May 2018.
Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) in a statement issued today said, “Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will visit Russia on 21 May 2018 for an informal Summit with President Putin in the city of Sochi.”
“This will be an important occasion for the two leaders to exchange views on international matters in a broad and long-term perspective with the objective of further strengthening our Special and Privileged Strategic Partnership.”
“Both leaders will also discuss their respective national developmental priorities and bilateral matters.” MEA added.
“This informal Summit in Sochi between Prime Minister Modi and President Putin is in keeping with the tradition of regular consultations between India and Russia at the highest levels,” MEA said.