Bush-Putin Summit: The Beginning of New Strategic Relations between the U.S. and Russia
Ljubljana, 14 June - BUSH - PUTIN/SUMMIT
The U.S. and Russian Presidents, George W. Bush and Vladimir Putin, are to meet for the first time in Slovenia on Saturday, 16 June. Several issues are to be addressed during the two-hour talks at Brdo Castle, some 30 kilometres northwest of Ljubljana, including bilateral relations, U.S. plans to set up the missile defence, NATO enlargement, as well as the situation in the Balkans and the Middle East. The first meeting of the two world leaders is also important because it takes place in a period when the relations betwen the two states have cooled somewhat with the arrival of the Bush administration.
The rest of this news item is available to subscribers.
The news item consists of 5.337 characters (without spaces) or 1.042 words words.
Buy the news item. Price: 2 tokens; on account: 0 tokens.