Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speak at the Leaders' Roundtable Summit of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation at Yanqi Lake International Convention Center in Beijing, capital of China, May 15, 2017. (Xinhua/Lan Hongguang)
MOSCOW, May 19 (Xinhua) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in Moscow on May 25, the Kremlin said Friday.
The two leaders will discuss the current state and prospects for the development of bilateral cooperation in the political, trade-economic and cultural-humanitarian spheres, said the Kremlin in a statement.
Putin and Duterte will also exchange views on international and regional issues with a focus on ensuring stability and security in the Asia-Pacific region, it said.
The two countries are also expected to adopt a joint statement and sign a number of bilateral documents, according to the Kremlin.