Russian FM: “Moscow welcomes Putin-Biden meeting, dialogue with the US is important”

Sergey Lavrov

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# 11 May 2021 14:06 (UTC +04:00)

“Moscow positively approaches the meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and the US president Joe Biden,” said Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov in a joint press conference with the Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Jeyhun Bayramov, APA reports.

According to Lavrov, President Putin has also stated before that Russia and the US, as the nuclear powers have a special responsibility for the situation in the world.

Earlier it was reported by the White House, Biden is ready to meet with Putin in one of the European countries this summer to discuss issues arising in bilateral relations. We welcome the prospects of the Russia-US summit proposed by Biden during his talks with President Putin” noted the Russian Minister.