The White House has yet to announce any scheduled meeting or contacts between US and Russian Presidents Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin. This was announced by the press secretary of the White House Jen Psaki, reports Reuters…
“I do not yet have information about the planned meeting or contacts, although, of course, high-level diplomacy is a priority of the president. [Байдена]”, – said Psaki.
Formerly Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia Sergei Ryabkov reportedthat the Foreign Ministry is preparing is preparing a meeting between the presidents of Russia and the United States. According to him, the American side is “putting forward a series of claims” against Russia, including over the situation in Ukraine. They need to be answered in detail, Ryabkov noted.
That the meeting of the presidents is “quite real” in October spoke Putin’s press secretary Dmitry Peskov. Later, he pointed out that Russia and the United States have an understanding that the summit should take place “in the foreseeable future.” Already in November he stated on reaching understanding in conducting the meeting.