The presidents of Russia, Armenia and Azerbaijan, Vladimir Putin, Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliyev attended the international tournament in combat sambo in Sochi.
According to the Kremlin press service, this year the Russian martial arts team opposes the strongest athletes from Europe, Asia and America.
The heads of the three countries met in Sochi to discuss topical issues, the most important of which is the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. There were separate meetings of Vladimir Putin with the Armenian and Azerbaijani counterparts. On August 10 there is scheduled a trilateral meeting.