27 March 2007

Putin confirms Russia's position regarding Kosovo


MOSCOW, January 15 (Itar-Tass) -- President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Serbian Prime Minister Vojislav Kostunica on Monday.

"In the course of the conversation, practical issues of Russian-Serbian cooperation were touched upon, including in the energy and investment spheres," the Kremlin press service said.

"While discussing the situation in the Balkans and the Kosovo settlement in particular, Putin confirmed Russia's principled position with regard to the resolution of the Kosovo problem," the press service said.