The President of Russia spoke in support of the project “One belt and one road”

Vladimir Putin

Russia supports the project “One belt and one road” and will actively participate in it together with partners. As reported by RIA Novosti, said on Monday, may 15, President Vladimir Putin during a “round table” during the second day of the ongoing Beijing forum on the project.

According to the head of the state, it is important that integration in Eurasia was based on generally accepted rules lined up and transparently.

The objectives formulated by the President of China, XI Jinping, in the framework of the project are ambitious, but also difficult to implement, said Putin.

Create a belt of economic development and mutually beneficial trade between Asia and Europe, the President called an urgent and important initiative, which takes into account current trends in the world economy and reflect the General need for the coordination of multi-format integration processes in the Eurasian continent and other regions of the world.

In Beijing on may 14-15, held a high-level forum on international cooperation in the framework of the strategy of “One belt and one road” (the Economic belt of the silk road and the Maritime silk road of the XXI century). The event was attended by leaders from 29 countries.