Putin prepares to meet China’s Xi Jinping in Moscow

president of Russia, Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin is getting ready to meet with Xi Jinping, his Chinese counterpart in Moscow, according to the state-owned TASS news agency in Russia.

Putin promised to demonstrate Xi Jinping the Great Circle Line of the Moscow metro, according to TASS (BCL).

“In terms of its length, the 70-kilometre BCL has become the world’s largest underground metro ring, overtaking our friends in China – the current leader, the Beijing metro ring line. We will meet with the President of the PRC, if the program allows, we will be happy to show [BCL] to our guests In any case, I think it will be possible to show the delegations,” Putin said at the ceremony of launching traffic along the entire Big Circle Line of the Moscow metro.