23 Nov 2017 15:20

Putin to meet with ex-Italian PM Prodi on Thursday - Kremlin

MOSCOW. Nov 23 (Interfax) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with former Italian Prime Minister and former European Commission President Romano Prodi in Sochi on Thursday, Russian presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov said.

Prodi is currently on a private visit to Russia.

"Former Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi is in Sochi now. To continue their friendly contacts, Putin will meet and briefly talk with him. This is an absolutely private meeting," Peskov said.