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Putin to meet with Indonesian president in Moscow June 30, Kremlin source says

The source stressed that it was going to be "a very important visit"

MOSCOW, June 14. /TASS/. President Vladimir Putin will meet with his Indonesian counterpart, Joko Widodo, in Moscow on June 30, a Kremlin source told TASS on Tuesday.

"This is going to be a very important visit. We are preparing for it now," the source said. "President Joko Widodo of Indonesia will visit Moscow on June 30."

Indonesia is an important partner, with which Russia has maintained intensive political and economic ties, the Kremlin source said. This year, the country is also holding the rotating Group of 20 presidency and will host a G20 summit, he added. Putin has been invited to participate. "We will definitely go", but in what format is to be decided later. "The summit will take place on November 15-16, there’s plenty of time, we’ll see," he said.