Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet on the sidelines of a summit in Uzbekistan next week, Russia’s special envoy to Beijing Andrei Denisov told reporters on Wednesday, according to Russian state news agency TASS. told to
The scheduled meeting at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit will be the first time the two leaders have met since their close ties since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine earlier this year.
It will also be Xi Jinping’s first overseas trip since the early days of the coronavirus pandemic.
The SCO Summit will be held in Samarkand from September 15th to 16th.