Russian Working group prepares visit of President Vladimir Putin to Baku
A Russian working group is currently in Baku to prepare the visit of the Russias President Vladimir Putin to Azerbaijan, the press service of the Azerbaijan Foreign Ministry told Trend.
The Working group comprises officials from the presidential administration and the Russias Foreign Ministry. Preparation of the agenda and the program of the forthcoming visit scheduled for 21-22 February is carried out jointly with the Azerbaijani counterparts. The visit is timed for the opening of the Year of the Russian Federation in Azerbaijan.
According to the preliminary data from diplomatic sources Putin will hold negotiations tete-a-tete within the visit with the leader of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, the negotiations in large will be held, signing of bilateral documents and joint briefing of the heads of states will take place.
Opening of the Russian National Exhibition on 21 February at the Heydar Aliyev Sports and Exhibition Complex, of the second Azerbaijani- Russian economic forum, the concert of Russian art workers and etc are planned.
It should be noted delegation of over 500 people, including government officials, businessmen, workers of art an etc. will arrive on 21-22 February from Russia.