Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani Thursday met his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin and discussed Pak-Russia bilateral relations. The meeting here Davos at the sidelines of the World Economic Forum focused on further strengthening the bilateral relations. Gilani was apprised by Prime Minister Putin about the role played by his government in defusing the tension between Pakistan and India in the wake of Mumbai attacks. The Prime Minister appreciated the role played by Russia and informed him that Pakistan had extended its cooperation to India in investigation and would share the results with it. The two leaders also agreed to further expand the Pak-Russia strategic dialogue besides enhancing cooperation in areas of defence and economy.