It should be noted that Moscow has said it is considering the possibility of joining the Northern sea route with the Chinese Maritime Silk road, reports “Russian Dialogue,” citing RT.

“Pay great attention to the development of the Northern sea route. Considering the opportunity to join him and the Chinese marine silk road, thus creating a global and competitive route linking North-Eastern, Eastern and South-Eastern Asia with Europe”, — quotes the press-service of the Kremlin Putin’s words.

Putin stressed that the scale of this project implies a close cooperation of the countries of Eurasia.

“We invite the state to connect to its implementation”, — said the Russian leader.

As previously reported, “Russian Dialogue”, Putin received an honorary doctor of Tsinghua University in Beijing.

We will remind that the President of Russia Vladimir Putin met with XI Jinping on April 25 at the forum of “One belt and one road” in China, said the unprecedented achievements of the countries in economic cooperation.