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Boris Yeltsin and Helmut Kohl to take holiday at Lake Baikal

IRKUTSK, July 25 (RIA Novosti, Alexander Batalin) - Former Russian and German leaders Boris Yeltsin and Helmut Kohl are planning to vacation together at Lake Baikal, according to the Irkutsk Region Administration.

The former Russian president and the former German chancellor will arrive in Irkutsk Tuesday afternoon and leave immediately for the lake.

They will stay at an elite residence.

In the 1990s, during one of Kohl's official visits to Russia, the two leaders came to Baikal. The German guest enjoyed the Siberian bathhouse and fishing, and said he wanted to return on vacation.

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