Moscow.-Russia’s president Vladimir Putin will talk about arms control, Iran and Syria in his upcoming talks with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. This happened after China’s refusal to join a nuclear disarmament treaty between States a Gone, Russia and China would allegedly agree. The meeting between Mike Pompeo and the president of Russia, was confirmed by Vladimir this Tuesday, a few hours before the arrival of the diplomat. Pompeo traveled to Sochi, a tourist town in the Black Sea, to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. He was expected to meet Putin later. Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, told the press that he hoped the meeting would focus on arms control, Iran, Syria, the crisis in Venezuela and the North Korean nuclear program.
Before taking the trip, Pompeo tweeted said that Moscow and Washington agreed on some issues and differed in others, but added that it is «our responsibility to find a way forward.» Putin was expected to come before a military facility in the South that manufactures some of Russia’s most modern fighters. When asked whether the visit was deliberately scheduled to coincide with Pompeo’s trip, Peskov claimed that it was a routine visit rather than a «message» to anyone. Vladimir was on Monday at another military aviation factory and presided over a meeting at the industrial military complex.
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