U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson Will Not Meet Russian President Putin. Photo Credit: Quartz
TASS: Kremlin says no meeting with Tillerson in Putin’s schedule
Peskov has reminded that Tillerson is coming to Russia for talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov
MOSCOW, April 10. /TASS/. There is no meeting with US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, during his visit to Moscow on April 12 in the Russian president's schedule, Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Monday, adding that typically such contacts are not announced in advance.
"We have not announced any meetings, and so far, there is no meeting with Tillerson in the president’s schedule," the Kremlin spokesman said when asked whether Putin plans to receive the US secretary of state. Peskov recalled that Tillerson is coming to Russia for talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. "If this meeting [with Tillerson] appears [in Putin’s schedule], we will inform you accordingly," he emphasized.
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WNU Editor: My sources are telling me that Russian President Putin will no longer directly meet any senior U.S. official until he meets President Trump.
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