The Kremlin confirmed the information about the upcoming visit of Angela Merkel in Russia


RIA Novosti

Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov confirmed that Russia will host German Chancellor Angela Merkel on may 2.

“I can confirm” — Peskov said, when asked by a journalist to confirm or refute reports that Russia will host Merkel on may 2 in Sochi.

In March, Russian President Vladimir Putin at a meeting with Prime Minister of Bavaria Horst Seehofer said that Russia is waiting for Merkel’s visit on 2 may.