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The initiative to hold a new meeting between the leaders of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump needs to come from the American side. This was stated press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, reports “Interfax”.
He recalled that in Argentina in less than 24 hours has been cancelled already an agreed meeting between the two leaders. “In this regard, of course, the initiative for a new meeting needs to occur from the American side,” — said the representative of the Kremlin.
According to Peskov, the Russian side know about trump’s desire to meet with Putin, but US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo during his visit to Moscow did not bring specific proposals on the organization of the meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Osaka Japanese.
This Peskov expressed hope that the meeting will be held. He noted that she could walk on her feet, on the sidelines or in full-length form.
Earlier, a source close to the state Department, announced that the United States has asked Russia talks at the highest level. He noted that the likelihood of negotiations of the presidents, Donald trump, and Vladimir Putin is estimated as high. The meeting could take place at the summit of “Big twenty” in Japanese Osaka in June.
In early may, 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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