Putin and Nazarbayev discuss Astana Caspian summit
Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed the upcoming fifth Caspian summit on the phone with Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev, the Kremlin press service said. The Caspian summit will take place on August 12 in Aktau.
"Some aspects of further cooperation within the Eurasian Economic Union have been discussed, as well as the preparations for the upcoming fifth Caspian summit, which will take place in August in Aktau," the message says.
The Kazakh leader also congratulated Putin on Russia’s successful hosting of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Moreover, the leaders exchanged opinions on a number of current international issues.