Vladimir Putin's meeting with the President of Malaysia is likely to be held on Saturday, Deputy Chief of the Kremlin administration Sergei Prikhodko told RIA Novosti. It was scheduled for Friday at first but was postponed till Saturday "for technical reasons" - the President of Malaysia is to fly to Shanghai late at night on Friday, Prikhodko noted. The Russian President is also scheduled to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-il and Prime Minister of Canada.
Russian small missile ships - the Grad Sviyazhsk and the Great Ustyug - set off for a mission to the Mediterranean Sea
President Vladimir Putin has not released an official statement yet about his position on the issue of the pension reform in Russia