During his visit to China, Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with acting Prime Minister of Pakistan Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar, presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov said.
Peskov explained that the meeting was agreed upon early this morning, and the rest of the events of Putin’s visit to China will be as planned.
“Today is the final meeting [у Путина] will be with Pakistan,” clarified He.
Putin arrived in Beijing on October 17 for a two-day visit. He will take part in the III International Forum “One Belt – One Road”, and will also hold negotiations with Chinese President Xi Jinping and bilateral meetings with the President of Vietnam, the Prime Minister of Thailand, the President of Mongolia and the President of Laos.
Presidential aide Yuri Ushakov previously said that Xi Jinping and Putin will hold Russian-Chinese negotiations in a narrow and expanded format, and a one-on-one conversation is not excluded.