Russian President Vladimir Putin used an opportunity after the first working session of the APEC summit to have a conversation with Barack Obama, SIA reports quoting the TASS.
After the session, the APEC leaders went out for a collective photo. When each of them took a position, they had to wait for several more minutes until Putin and Obama joined them.
Vladimir Putin's press-secretary Dmitry Peskov confirmed that the two Presidents had a discussion while walking.
Earlier in the day, they also had an opportunity to exchange a few words before the start of the session.