It is expected that Putin and modi will also discuss prospects of cooperation in multilateral organizations, primarily the UN, BRICS and SCO.
MOSCOW, 23 Dec. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister of India, Narendra modi plan to discuss international and regional issues and prospects for cooperation in the UN, BRICS and the SCO, according to the materials to the meeting between Putin and modi.
It is noted that the positions of the two countries on key international issues are close.
“The positions of Russia and India on key international issues are close or coincide. It is expected that Putin and modi will discuss key global and regional issues, prospects of cooperation in multilateral organizations, primarily the UN, BRICS and the SCO”, — stated in the help.
In addition, as expected, it is planned to discuss concrete steps to increase mutual trade.
In 2014 the trade turnover amounted to 9.5 billion dollars (reduction by 5.6% compared with the previous year), the share of Russia in foreign trade of India — about 1%.