The Russian leader expressed regret that this country has lost ground in the Russian market.
Russian President Vladimir Putin met in Moscow with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte. The Russian leader noted that in recent years, very business and warm relations have developed between the two countries.
“Despite the difficult times today, we have never lost a high level of political contacts, we always supported,” said Vladimir Putin.
The President of the Russian Federation expressed regret that Italy had ceded its positions in the Russian market, but the level of cooperation is still high.
Earlier, the Italian Prime Minister called for the return of Russia to the G8.