Moscow, Nov 7 (IECurrentAffairs) Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov has announced that the Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump will meet on the sidelines of the G20 summit scheduled to be held at Argentina in November.
Mr Peskov said in a statement broadcasted by the Russian state news agency that Putin and Trump will meet in Paris, but the broader meeting will be during the G20 meeting in Argentina, Qatar news agency reported. “It is certain that the comprehensive and long-term meeting will be in Argentina, but the Paris meeting will be just a prelude and set the points to be touched by Trump and Putin,” the spokesman added.
The Kremlin also announced that they have started preparing for the upcoming meet of Putin and Trump on Nov 11 in Paris, on the margins of centennial of World War I.
Noting that work is underway to hold a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina in November.