MOSCOW, October 21 (Itar-Tass) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte had a telephone conversation on Monday. The Netherlands initiated the conversation.
The leaders of the countries discussed the situation over the Russian Embassy in The Hague, the Russian presidential press service reported.
Meanwhile, the negotiators shared the views on the ongoing Russian-Dutch cross years and gave a positive assessment to the events within the programme of the cross years. The interlocutors agreed that Russian President Vladimir Putin and King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands will attend a closing ceremony of the cross years in Moscow on November 8.