Sergei Lavrov, Rex Tillerson
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson will spend the morning of Friday, July 7, meeting behind closed doors. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the state Department.
As noted, Tillerson will meet with Lavrov at 10:35 (11:35 GMT), before the meeting of presidents of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump.
Also on Friday Tillerson is scheduled to meet with foreign Minister of Germany Sigmar Gabriel and Mexican foreign Minister Luis Videgaray Caso.
Earlier edition Axios announced that Lavrov and Tillerson will participate in the meeting of Putin and trump.
On the evening of 6 July it became known that Putin’s meeting with trump, which will take place on Friday on the sidelines of the summit of “Big twenty” in Hamburg, will take about half an hour.
As the program of the visit trump released by the White house, the meeting will start at 15:45 (16:45 Moscow time) at the Hamburg Messe exhibition center Hamburg. States that will be “enlarged meeting”, and not a conversation eye to eye. To leave Hamburg Messe, according to the schedule, trump needs at 16:20 (17:20 GMT).
Earlier it was reported that the meeting of Putin and trump set aside about an hour. It was noted that the talks between the leaders of the two countries will begin about 17:00 Moscow time on 7 July. They will be held in room reserved to the American side, told the Agency TASS source in the Russian delegation.