VLADIMIR PUTIN TO MEET WITH JAPAN’S PRIME MINISTER SHINZO ABE AT THE EASTERN ECONOMIC FORUM
04 August 2016
The EEF will take place on September 2–3, 2016.
Russian Presidential Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov has confirmed an upcoming meeting between Vladimir Putin and Japan’s PM Shinzo Abe at the Eastern Economic Forum, TASS reports.
“Vladimir Putin will take part in the Forum, as will Japan’s Prime Minister and South Korea’s President. The Forum is shaping up to be highly representative. We anticipate a speech by our President, speeches by our guests, and panel discussions. In addition, there will be a rather substantial bilateral component there, with both the Japanese and the Korean sides”, Dmitry Peskov said.
President of the Republic of Korea Park Geun-hye has already confirmed her participation in the Eastern Economic Forum.