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Russia says no confirmation from US on Trump-Putin meet

IANS  |  Moscow 

said has not received any confirmation from regarding US Donald Trump's readiness to meet with Russian on the sidelines of the upcoming Group of 20 (G20) summit, news agency reported.

made the remarks on Wednesday when commenting on that Trump has confirmed his intention to hold such a meeting, reported.

"The has no such confirmations. In this regard, nothing has changed: the U.S. side has not initiated the holding of a separate meeting," Peskov was quoted as saying by

Earlier on Wednesday, Trump told reporters before talks with his Polish counterpart that he plans to meet with Putin on the sidelines of the summit, which is scheduled to be held in the Japanese city of on June 28-29.

According to the Kremlin, when meeting in Russia's Sochi on May 14, US talked with Putin about the potential readiness of the US side for such a meeting, but has not received an official request from

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First Published: Thu, June 13 2019. 04:54 IST
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