German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder will make a working visit to St. Petersburg on April 11-12 on the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
As RIA Novosti learned from the Kremlin press service, the top-level negotiations will focus on burning international and bilateral issues.
Putin and Schroeder are expected to take part in the 3rd Russian-German Public Forum titled Petersburg Dialogue and participate in the festivities devoted to the 150th anniversary of Siemens's operation in Russia.
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on remarks in the US media about failures in launching nuclear-capable missiles in Russia
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