Us President has once again confirmed his desire to meet with the Russian leader, this time at the G20 summit in Osaka. However, the Kremlin, commenting on trump’s statement, said that the preparation of the meeting of the two presidents is out of the question.
The G20 summit is to be held in Japan in late June. The fact that it is in Osaka trump wants to hold a “meeting on his feet” with Vladimir Putin, previously reported and the White House. And here about a possible meeting again refers to the President of the United States.
“I will meet with Putin at the G20,” Trump said, confirming the intentions voiced in may.
Meanwhile, the Americans did not show any initiative in this matter and there was no speech about the preparation of such a meeting, said the Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov.
“In this regard, there is no news yet. The Americans did not initiate anything. Any suggestions from them we have not received, so not being prepared any separate meeting on “twenty”, – quoted Peskov, “RIA Novosti”
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov also said earlier that the American side did not appeal to Russia on the issue of holding a full-format meeting of the two leaders. However, the diplomat does not exclude the possibility that the conversation between Putin and trump “on his feet” in Osaka will still take place.