IBU Executive Board finds no grouns to suspend Russia's biathlon teamSport January 21, 22:53
Russia terrified watching monuments destroyed in Palmyra — culture ministerRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 21, 17:08
Russian bombers deliver successfully strikes on terrorists' facilities in SyriaWorld January 21, 15:39
Denmark uses Russian data in its application for expanding shelf — ministerBusiness & Economy January 21, 15:15
Agreement on bases in Syria to serve strengthening of stability in Middle East — MPRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 20, 21:18
Trump's inaugural address: When America is united, America is totally unstoppableWorld January 20, 20:57
Hermitage chief: New Palmyra destruction comes across as militants' vengeanceRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 20, 20:29
Russia's first deputy PM wants to keep current tax system for next political cycleBusiness & Economy January 20, 19:53
Russia’s Shipulin clinches gold in 20km individual race of IBU World Cup stage in ItalySport January 20, 19:18
ULAN-BATOR, July 14. /TASS/. Discussion at the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) is to encourage the development of European and Asian states, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a meeting with Mongolian President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj on Thursday.
"I want to express confidence that an ASEM forum will be held at a highest level, as you are well-prepared, you have a lot of guests," Medvedev said, adding that the forum will see" a lot of discussion on different issues, topical for the development of both Europe and Asia".
At the start of the talks, Medvedev relayed to the Mongolian leader greetings from Russian President Vladimir Putin, also saying he was glad to visit Mongolia which, he said, saw a lot of changes in the recent years.
President Elbegdorj welcomed the Russian delegation in the State Yurt located on the fifth floor of the state residence. The conversation with Medvedev proceeded in Russian.
The upcoming ASEM summit is due in the Mongolian capital on July 15-16 and will mark 20 years since the Asia-Europe meeting dialog process was inaugurated in 1996.