President Vladimir Putin with Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev and Tajik President Emomali Rakhmonov.
Mr Putin, Mr Nazarbayev and Mr Rakhmonov discussed the situation in Central Asia and voiced their intention to combat terrorism by using all political and military means at their disposal.
The three leaders supported the efforts of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan to liquidate terrorist units and discussed the situation on the Tajik border.
Commonwealth of Independent States Summit
August 18, 2000