The white house did not rule out a meeting trump and Putin on the sidelines of the G20 summit
The white house does not rule out a meeting of American and Russian leaders Donald trump and Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the summit of “big twenty” in July. This was stated by the representative of the administration of US President Sean Spicer, Reuters reports.
Answering the journalists ‘ question about the possibility of backroom negotiations between the two presidents, the official refused to give a direct answer, but noted that “Washington is ready to work with Moscow if they see Russia’s desire to cooperate and to solve common problems”.
June 22, Deputy press Secretary of the White house Lindsey Walters has not confirmed information concerning a possible personal meeting between Putin and trump. “I have currently no ads on this account,” said she.
21 June the press Secretary of the Russian President, Dmitry Peskov, gave a negative answer to a question of journalists, is training the leaders of Russia and the United States, explaining that if necessary, all will be agreed. “We believe that President Putin and President trump will participate in the summit of “twenty” in German, and we cannot exclude that one way or another they will certainly meet in one form or another, on the sidelines of the summit. But any specific agreements or arrangements yet,” — said Peskov.
Putin and trump have not personally met, but since joining the American President in office in January of this year, conducted several telephone conversations.
The G20 summit will be held on 7-8 July in Hamburg.