She said that bilateral meetings are also planed with the President of Argentina, the Prime Minister of Japan and the Chancellor of Germany and a working dinner with Chinese President XI Jinping. Reuters notes that this will be the first meeting of American and Chinese leaders after the start of the US-China trade war.
Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton later said that the US President will hold meetings with the President of Turkey, the President of South Korea and the Prime Minister of India.
The topics of the meeting with Vladimir Putin will be security, arms control, the situation in the middle East and Ukraine, Bolton added.
“It will be a continuation of them [Trump’s and Putin’s] discussions in Helsinki,” — said Advisor to the President of the United States. Bolton thus refused to answer a question of journalists, whether trump at a meeting with Putin intends to comment on incident in the Kerch Strait.
According to the adviser, Washington adheres to the statement of the US permanent representative to the UN Nikki Haley. On Monday, during a meeting in the UN Security Council, Haley said about America’s concern about the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, calling the situation “a dangerous escalation and violation of international law.”
Earlier, the press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that the plan of bilateral meetings of Vladimir Putin at the G20 in Argentina as a whole is ready. Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov urged not to wait for sensations from this meeting. The summit will be held from 29 November to 1 December in Buenos Aires.