In the course of their telephone conversation on Tuesday Russian and American Presidents Vladimir Putin and George Bush discussed the state of the preparation for the forthcoming Russian-American summit meeting in Moscow. According to the Kremlin press service, both sides expressed satisfaction with the process of agreeing of basic documents scheduled for signing at the top level. The press service reported that in the course of the discussion of the state of affairs in the trade and economic sphere the parties confirmed mutual intention to resolve all emerging problems through constructive negotiations. The Kremlin press service reported that in the course of the conversation Vladimir Putin and George Bush also touched upon matters of Russian-American cooperation in international affairs, including settlement of regional conflicts.
Three warships that set off on a mission from the Baltic Sea attracted close attention of the United States