Peskov told about the expectations from the meeting of Putin and trump
Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that Moscow is counting on the expression “rudiments of political will” during the meeting of Vladimir Putin with the leader of the United States Donald trump in Helsinki.
“You know that (Russian-American. — Ed.) relations are in very poor condition, and that Russia was not the initiator of such a collapse of the whole complex of our relations”, — said the representative of the Kremlin in an interview with TV channel RT.
He also added that during the meeting Putin and trump plan to explain their position on a number of issues, to either confirm or dispel fears of each other.
16 July in the Finnish capital will host a summit Russia-the USA. It is expected that the two leaders will discuss bilateral relations and topical international issues.
Trump has arrived in Finland. In Helsinki he stayed at the hotel Hilton Helsinki Kalastajatorppa. He was accompanied by a motorcade of dozens of cars, two helicopters and a large number of police officers and supporters from the local community. Together with the American leader arrived with his wife Melanie.