Visit to China
Vladimir Putin took part in the BRICS summit. The main focus of the five countries’ meeting was on the global economy, global economic management and development, international and regional conflicts, and national security. The Xiamen Declaration was adopted following the summit.
The President of Russia also met with the delegation heads from invited states, including Egypt, Tajikistan, Mexico, Guinea and Thailand. They discussed the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and prospects for further developing their partner relations.
Vladimir Putin also took part in a meeting of the BRICS Business Council and attended the opening of the festival of culture of the BRICS countries.
During his visit, the Russian leader met with Chairman of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping and leaders of a number of foreign countries. Concluding his visit to China, Vladimir Putin answered questions from Russian journalists.