Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev.
Mr Putin and Mr Nazarbayev considered pressing issues of the bilateral and regional cooperation, including certain aspects of preparations for the upcoming meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council in Bishkek.
While discussing the Russian-Kazakhstani cooperation on the international scene, the two leaders exchanged opinions on the results of the recent round of intra-Syrian talks, which took place in Astana on March 14–16.
Mr Putin and Mr Nazarbayev also coordinated the schedule of short-term bilateral contacts at various levels.
March 18, 2017