Times of Oman
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Putin to visit on Dec. 24
December 16, 2012 | 12:00 AM

New Delhi: Russian President Vladimir Putin is paying an official visit to New Delhi on December 24 for the 13th annual bilateral summit, during which the two countries are expected to ink a host of important bilateral agreements.

Putin, who took over as president for the third time in May this year, and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh are expected to review the entire gamut of India-Russia bilateral relations and also lay down a broad agenda to be followed for the coming year.

This is the 13th annual summit between the two countries, a mechanism set up in 2000, which has since witnessed steady growth in bilateral relations in the political, strategic and economic spheres.

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