The statements of the US capital that the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin as if he were looking forward to meeting With the American leader Barack Obama, are not true, the American version is distorted, said the Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov.
"often, preparing for such meetings And in General, contacts at the highest level, passes in the closed mode With the involvement of diplomatic channels. On the public, as a rule, the details of such preparation is not taken. But since the American side has decided to tell his story, which in a distorted form represents what was happening in the diplomatic kitchen in early new York contact the presidents of Russia And USA, I have to tell you about how everything happened in reality ", – the expression quoted Ushakov RIA " Novosti ". He called the press Secretary of White house Josh Ernest about the fact that the President of the Russian Federation, as if it were looking for this meeting, a lot of times asked about her organization's " untrue "." Let me remind you that our position, it boils down to is that We do not refuse from suggested contacts, We all for the ongoing dialogue at the highest level, especially, there is something to discuss many hot topics on which finding common solutions, finding compromises necessary", - has told It." With this in mind, the Americans knew that if Obama wants to hold a working meeting in new York, And made the initiative to hold her, We hardly will refuse from it. Anyway, a few days ago, on September 19, the administration received a proposal to consider 2 specific possibilities of a meeting between the presidents in new York ", - has told the assistant to the President of the Russian Federation." It was suggested that the first – Tuesday, September 29, And Monday, September 28. We responded positively by selecting the 1st option from the Americans – September 28, approximately in 17. 00 ", – Ushakov said. He said that if the American Commissioners will want to know And other Details of preparation in new York, they have the opportunity to ask the U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry, who know who, how And when initiated on a preliminary basis the possibility of holding such a meeting." And, in General, wished to emphasize that We expect our American partners are more considerate And professional relationship to this kind of stories ", – Ushakov finished. Ushakov also said Putin will discuss With his American counterpart Barack Obama key issues, With emphasis on the situation in the middle East, in the Syrian Arab Republic, as well as other issues, including Ukraine." Taking into account the international situation, sensitive issues, known to all, it is Important, And We will be ready to discuss With the President of the United States for two all our countries problems, With emphasis on the situation in the middle East region And Syrian conflict, And so on, although of course, probably, will be also touched upon other issues, including the crisis in Ukraine, And so forth, " – Ushakov said.
"We are ready to exchange views on a wide range of international topics ", – He added. Ushakov said that Putin is in Paris on 2 October, Apart from the "channel" format, will hold two meetings – With German Chancellor Angela Merkel And French leader Francois Hollande, a separate meeting With Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will not." Important international event – the meeting in Paris the leaders of 4 European countries in the "Normandy" format. In Paris will only be discussed Ukrainian issues, We hope, most importantly, in the context of full And comprehensive implementation of the Minsk agreements dated 12 February ", – Ushakov said." In addition to the negotiations in "Norman" format, which will consist of the negotiations And a working lunch of the leaders, And two scheduled bilateral meetings With Merkel And Hollande ", – He added. Thus Ushakov gave a negative answer to the question will be whether such a bilateral meeting of Putin And Poroshenko." No, the meeting is not expected. Mean that presidents will communicate closely during the process of the negotiations between the "Normandy" format ", - has specified the assistant to the President. According to his statement, you can pre-focus on that meeting With Putin, Hollande And Merkel will be held before the summit in "Norman" format, but the program is under negotiation. First it was claimed that conversations With German Chancellor Angela Merkel planned. Remember, fifteen September in new York opened the 70 th session of the UN General Assembly, during which it is planned the speech of Russian President Vladimir Putin. On Thursday in the Russian capital And the capital of the USA have confirmed officially scheduled for the UN General Assembly meeting of the presidents of Russia And USA Vladimir Putin And Barack Hussein Obama. In addition, Putin will hold a meeting With Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe And UN Secretary General ban Ki-moon.