Putin will meet with former U.S. Secretary of state

Henry Kissinger and Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with former U.S. Secretary of state Henry Kissinger, who arrived in Moscow to participate in the “Primako readings”. On Thursday, June 29, reported the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, reports the correspondent of”.ru”

“You know that they have a long dialogue of trust,” he reminded to journalists.

At the end of last year, the Bild newspaper wrote that Kissinger intends to develop for the elected President of the United States Donald trump’s plan to normalize relations with Russia. According to the publication, 93-year-old diplomat, who meets regularly with Putin, said the right step reconciliation between Washington and Moscow on the background of the rise of China.

Previously, Kissinger has called the Russian leader “character out of Dostoevsky”. “He’s a cold calculator of the Russian national interest as he understood it,” said former Secretary of state.

In October 2013, taking Kissinger in Moscow, Putin assured that Russia is always with great attention to listen to his estimates. The diplomat in turn said that arrives in Moscow for over half a century.

Henry Kissinger American statesman, diplomat and expert in international relations. The national security Advisor of the United States in the years 1969-1975 and Secretary of state of the country from 1973 to 1977. Was the initiator of the policy of “detente” in relations between the US and the USSR. In 1973 awarded the Nobel peace prize.

Annual international scientific-expert forum “Primakov’s readings” held in Moscow on June 29-30. A key theme of the event will be Russian-American relations.