Tony Blair Looking Forward To Putin's Visit To Great Britain On December 21-22

British Prime Minister Tony Blair is looking forward to Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Great Britain due on December 21-22, the official spokesman for the British Premier's office told RIA Novosti. The Downing Street spokesman stated that Tony Blair highly praised his relationship with Vladimir Putin and considered the coming meeting as another opportunity to discuss with him all the topical issues of the day. According to him, the two leaders will meet in an informal atmosphere - at Chequers, the country residence of the British Prime Minister, where Vladimir Putin and his wife Lyudmila will be received by the Blairs.