The head of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin is open to dialogue with his American counterpart Barack Obama, but as long as the agreements on this issue, said the press Secretary of the head of the country Dmitry Peskov.
"there is an absolute reciprocity. Such preparedness she was and still is on the Russian side. The Russian President Putin is always open for dialogue, especially with his counterpart President Obama, " Peskov told reporters.
first assistant to the President Yuri Ushakov said that the Russian Federation had not sent a request to the White House initiated the meeting between Putin and Obama. As long as requests from America on this score have been reported, Ushakov said, explaining the message about the possibility of holding a meeting between the heads of Russia and the United States in September on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in new York.
Assistant to the President of the Russian Federation said that the Russian Federation of any of the contacts does not step back, but on the contrary, favours dialogue. The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation S. V. Lavrov had previously noted that the meeting between Putin and Obama on the sidelines of the UNGA will take place, if from the capital of the USA will receive the appropriate signal.
Session of the high level with the participation of heads of States and governments and foreign Ministers will be held from 28 September to 3 October, it will open Brazil. The second one will serve the United States, then Poland, China, Jordan and Russia - it will make the sixth after day 1 of the debate. Putin first spoke at the UN General Assembly in 2000, 2003 and 2005.
Previous conversation 2 leaders took place at the initiative of the Russian side at the end of June, after a four-month break. Explaining the June conversation in conversation new York times, Obama said he had been inspired by a call to Putin, during which they discussed and the Syrian Arab Republic, and Ukraine. The last time the personal contact of 2 leaders took place at the G20 conference in Australia in the spring of last year.