The Russian side is ready to organize a meeting of President Vladimir Putin with the American leader Donald trump. According to Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov, the preparation of the negotiations already underway. The diplomat did not rule out that such a meeting could take place before the G20 summit in Hamburg.
Russia is ready to organize a meeting of Vladimir Putin with the American leader Donald trump. About it in interview to the edition «Kommersant» said Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov.
«We reiterate our commitment to organising such a meeting in contacts with our American colleagues. Last week’s visit to Moscow Secretary Rex Tillerson has strengthened us in the opinion that to move in this direction and prepared the new US administration», he said.
According to Deputy foreign Minister, for the success of this meeting, it must be well prepared. Ryabkov also stressed that such training is already underway. About the possible date of the meeting of leaders of the two countries, the diplomat did not spread, citing «the specific moment» in relations between Russia and the United States.
«Premature announcements about anything, or some distractions play a rather negative role. So I do not wish to further delve into this topic, limiting the remark that the work we carry out,» — said the Deputy Minister.
While Ryabkov confirmed the words of press Secretary of the Russian President, Dmitry Peskov, did not rule out the possibility of a meeting between Putin and trump to the G20 summit, which will take place in July in Hamburg.
«All options are possible. By and large it is a matter of coincidence, connection charts leaders. And entering a joint vision of what such contact should lead to», — said the diplomat.
Ryabkov said that Russian and American parties have their own priorities that need to be addressed in the upcoming negotiations. According to the diplomat, these two scales of priorities largely coincide, but this is a normal situation given the fact, «how low in all senses, we travel to a new path.»
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