Nov 07, 10:26
Foreign Ministry reports on US reaction to Putin's invitation to Trump to visit Moscow
In the United States, they reacted with interest to the invitation of President Donald Trump, made by his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, to come to Moscow to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War. This was reported to reporters by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Ryabkov, reports TASS.
“The US President is invited by Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin to visit Moscow in connection with the upcoming celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Victory. This invitation was received with interest, ”Ryabkov said, but added that the Foreign Ministry does not have details of Trump’s plans for this time.
Putin invited Trump to celebrate Victory Day after their summit in Osaka in June this year. According to presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov, Trump reacted positively to this. An American leader later said he would seriously consider Putin’s invitation.
Participation in events dedicated to the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in Moscow was confirmed by 17 other leaders of foreign countries, said presidential aide Yuri Ushakov, including French President Emmanuel Macron. The Kremlin also sent an invitation to Ukrainian leader Vladimir Zelensky.