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The President of the United States Donald trump announced his intention to meet with the head of Russia Vladimir Putin and Chinese leader XI Jinping. It is reported Bloomberg.
It is noted that the meeting of the heads of States will take place in the framework of the G20 summit in Japan in June. He added that Washington could improve relations with Moscow, despite the tough policy towards Russia. “It makes sense to get along with Russia”, — commented on trump visit of US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo in Sochi.
According to the press Secretary of the Russian President, Dmitry Peskov, the U.S. side did not request a meeting with Moscow, reports RIA Novosti. He also added that Beijing opposed such a meeting.
Earlier, on 13 may, it was reported that Washington is waiting for Moscow’s response. The Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Ryabkov admitted that this issue can be discussed during the visit Pompeo in Sochi on may 13-14.
May 3 on the initiative of the American side had a telephone conversation Putin and trump. The presidents discussed the issue of control over nuclear weapons, “the Russian intervention” and the situation in Venezuela, Ukraine and China.
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