In the framework of working visit to Moscow, President Vladimir Voronin met with the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev. In a press statement made before the meeting, Dmitry Medvedev noted the symbolism of that visit of the Moldovan president in Moscow is held in the day, when the 68 th anniversary of the Great Patriotic War. Present day - a day of mourning and remembrance of the victims of war, said Dmitry Medvedev, stressing that the citizens of both countries are experiencing the same emotions on 22 June and that the Russian and Moldavian peoples united by a joint struggle against fascist invaders and common efforts to preserve peace in our land. The head of Russian state expressed his appreciation for the opportunity to discuss with President of Moldova issues of mutual interest, including those related to the difficult economic situation in the region. As noted by Dmitri Medvedev, today's meeting provides an opportunity to consider the issues of trade and economic cooperation between Moldova and the Russian Federation, as well as political and regional issues. Dmitry Medvedev said that Russia's leadership has followed the events in Moldova after the parliamentary elections on April 5, empathy, along with the leadership of Moldova these points, and supports his efforts to preserve the constitutional order in the country is independent and sovereign state.