The relations between the states are pragmatic, Russian President Vladimir Putin is sure. They are always connected with the interests of the country.

” Even personal relationships between leaders are important here, but they cannot be decisive. Determining for any person who heads a small or large country, it does not matter, are the interests of the people who entrusted him to lead the country, and first of all he should be guided by the interests of his people, ” Putin said during a meeting with schoolchildren in Vladivostok.