9 Jun 2018 20:25

Bolivian president to visit Russia during 2018 FIFA World Cup - embassy

MOSCOW. June 9 (Interfax) - Bolivian President Evo Morales will visit Russia next week, the Bolivian embassy in Moscow told Interfax.

"Yes, the Bolivian president's visit to Russia will take place next week, as part of the 2018 FIFA World Cup," it said.

The embassy did not specify the program of Morales's stay in Russia.

Meanwhile, national media said that, while in Russia, Morales plans to hold negotiations on major Russian investments in Bolivia's oil sector. They said also that Morales would travel to China from Russia.