Putin gave this special gift to Xi on birthday!

Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping

Dushanbe (Tajikistan), June 15: Russian President Vladimir Putin celebrated his country's decades old friendship with China by giving his Chinese counterpart a unique birthday present.

Chinese president Xi Jinping is reportedly celebrated his 66th birthday on Saturday.

According to Chinese state television, the two leaders, who are here for a regional summit, celebrated the occasion  at a local hotel.

Putin gifted Xi a box of Russian ice cream while the Chinese leader returned the compliment with some Chinese tea.

The white cake was decorated with red and blue confectionary flowers with "good fortune double six" written on it in red-coloured Chinese characters.

News24 Bureau

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