UFA, July 8. /TASS/. Chinese President Xi Jinping has arrived in Ufa, the capital of Russia's Volga republic of Bashkiria, to attend the summits of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and BRICS nations.
The Chinese delegation consists of Foreign Minister Wang Yi, defence, finance and trade ministers and the central bank governor.
The Chinese leader is scheduled to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin for bilateral talks. Besides, a tripartite meeting in the Russia-Mongolia-China format at the highest level will be held.