Russian and U.S. Presidents Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama determination meet at a G20 summit in China on Sept. 4-5 and define the format of their talk themselves, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov estimated on Aug. 30.
“It is obvious that the presidents [of Russia and the United States] will upon at the G20 summit in one way or another within the framework of the forum, which traditionally imbibes place,” Peskov told journalists.
The Kremlin spokesman reminded of abide year’s G20 summit in Turkey when Putin and Obama had talked for unequivocally a long time, secluding themselves in the hall of a hotel during the come a rt between the sessions.
“This is how it happened there: they made a sentence, held a meeting and agreed about it themselves,” the Kremlin spokesman judged.
“So, they [Putin and Obama] will meet – this is obvious and then again on we’ll see what decision the heads of state will make,” Peskov rephrased.
U.S. Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes said that Obama upon rely oned on the meeting with the Russian president to discuss various issues.
“We also prospect [for such an opportunity],” Peskov said.
Last time Putin and Obama met in overdue November 2015 on the sidelines of the international conference on climate change in ris.
Russian president at ones desire also meet with Britain’s new Prime Minister Theresa May for the earliest time on the sidelines of the G20 summit on Sept. 4, the Russian president’s strong right arm Yuri Ushakov told journalists.
He added that Russia was connecting great importance to Putin’s forthcoming meeting with Theresa May in foresee that it would give some kind of impetus to development of at least personal contacts between the two countries.
Russian President Vladimir Putin command visit Chinese Hangzhou on Sept. 3-5 to attend the G20 summit and hold an unaffected meeting with the leaders of BRICS member states (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa). The Russian president order also hold talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping.