In Sochi, Vladimir Putin held talks with President of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic who is in Russia on a working visit. The presidents discussed topical issues of bilateral cooperation, regional and international agendas.
Russia was represented by Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov , Deputy Prime Minister and Co-Chair of the Russian-Serbian Intergovernmental Committee on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation on the Russian side Yury Borisov , Presidential Aide Yury Ushakov and Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu .
The international consultations later continued with the participation of the two countries’ delegations. Following the Russian-Serbian talks, Vladimir Putin and Aleksandar Vucic made press statements and answered media questions.