Putin to Discuss Slovenia Joining South Stream

March 22, 2011
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin will arrive in Slovenia today to discuss the possibilities for Moscow and Ljublana to cooperate in various industrial projects including Slovenia's participation in the South Stream pipeline project.

During his visit, the sides will sign an agreement between Gazprom and Slovenia's Geoplin plinovodi on setting up a joint venture to carry out the Slovenian segment of South Stream.

On Wednesday morning, Putin will travel on to Belgrade, ITAR-Tass reports.

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