The meeting was attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese leader Xi Jinping.
In his opening remarks Prime Minister said the interactions at the level of the leadership of these countries to discuss on global issues are of immense importance.
DISCUSSIONS HELD ON CHALLENGES OF WTO: FOREIGN SECRETARY
Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale addressed media after Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted Russian President Putin & Chinese President Xi for an informal ‘RIC’ meeting in Osaka.
Foreign Secretary said that all three leaders discussed about the global trading issues and the importance to maintain the trend of globalization, a free rule based trading system and to oppose tendency towards protectionism.