Putin spoke with Mr Tokayev before the Victory parade

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin met with President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev in the Kremlin before the parade on red square, broadcast communication was conducted in the press center at the Arena.

Tokayev arrived in Moscow for participation in celebrations on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of Victory in the great Patriotic war. In the Kremlin the President of Kazakhstan met the Russian leader. Putin Tokayev and after shaking hands stood some time in discussion. With other heads of state the President of Russia was limited to greetings.

Cars of heads of state arrived in the Kremlin at intervals of a few minutes. So, have already arrived the President of Serbia Alexander Vucic, the head of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, President of Moldova Igor Dodon.

Each of them met the President of Russia, briefly exchanging greetings.