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Manmohan, Hu, Putin to meet in St Petersburg

india Updated: Jul 12, 2006 13:14 IST

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Chinese President Hu Jintao and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet for the first time under the trilateral cooperation mechanism in St Petersburg next week, a senior Chinese official said in Beijing on Wednesday.

The three leaders will meet on the sidelines of the outreach session of the two-day G-8 summit starting on Sunday in St Petersburg, Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Cui Tiankai told reporters in Beijing.

This is the first time leaders of the three nations are holding a meeting. In the past, the foreign ministers of India, China and Russia have met on the sidelines of United Nations' meetings.

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