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Kazakhstan: Putin lands in Astana for major meetings of CIS and Eurasian powers

9 14.10.2015 Инфо

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in the Kazakhstan capital Astana on Wednesday evening where he is due to meet his counterpart President Nursultan Nazarbayev. The two leaders are expected to discuss the implementation of major projects in both energy and space research on Thursday as well as hold talks to boost trade and economic cooperation. Over the next two days Putin will attend a number of top-level meetings including that of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council on Friday. There will also be a gathering of the Heads of the Commonwealth of Independent States to discuss prospects for developing cooperation in the humanitarian and defence spheres.