A broad range of bilateral cooperation matters and issues on the international agenda were discussed at the meeting in a narrow format. The consultations then continued in an expanded format.
Following the talks, Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping signed a Joint Declaration of the Russian Federation and the People’s Republic of China and joint declarations of the two heads of state on the strengthening of global strategic stability and on cooperation in the development of the information space.
An additional package of cooperation documents was signed in the presence of the Russian and Chinese leaders.
Mr Putin and Mr Xi made press statements after the talks.
Later, the two Presidents took part in a gala event to mark the 15th anniversary of the Agreement on Good Neighbourliness and Friendly Cooperation between the Russian Federation and the People's Republic of China.