Together with Mr Putin at the opening ceremony were Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orban and President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga.
The championship is taking place on August 28-September 3. The competition programme includes 7 disciplines for men and women in the different weight categories, and team competitions. A total 795 athletes from 134 countries will take part, including Russia’s 30-strong team.
Visit to Hungary
August 28, 2017