Putin gave a bamboo rod

Moon Jae-In and Vladimir Putin

The presidents of Russia and South Korea, Vladimir Putin and moon Jae-In, exchanged gifts following talks in the Eastern economic forum in Vladivostok. On Thursday, September 7, reports RIA Novosti with reference to the administration of South Korean President.

Putin got a bamboo pole, hand-made by Korean traditions, as well as a picture of night St. Petersburg. The Russian leader, in turn, handed over moon Jae-Inu the sword of the Joseon dynasty, Dating from the XIX century.

On 6 September on the sidelines of the WEF held talks with the leaders of the two countries, during which the sides discussed prospects of bilateral relations, topical regional and international issues. In addition, Putin and moon Jae-In visited the exhibition “Street of the Far East”, organized on the embankment of the far Eastern Federal University, and the pavilion of South Korea dedicated to winter Olympic games 2018 in Pyeongchang. The South Korean guest, invited the Russian President to visit the opening ceremony of the Games.

WEF 2017 is held in Vladivostok from 6 to 7 September. The forum was attended by Vladimir Putin, the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, South Korean President moon Jae-In and President of Mongolia Khaltmagiin Battulga.