The Foreign Ministry announced on protracted negotiations between Putin and Kerry

Talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry delayed, reported on his page on Facebook, the official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“And we’re stuck today,” wrote Zakharova, putting the photo of the Kremlin.

Kerry is in Moscow on a working visit since Wednesday. On Thursday he met with Russian foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and, in particular, discussed the fate of the Ukrainian pilots Hope Savchenko. The meeting of Putin and Kerry began in the evening, the Secretary of state, promised the President a “nice surprise” that he is in a red suitcase. “When we can talk to face to face in private, I will show that there. You will be surprised. It will be a surprise for you, a pleasant surprise,” said Kerry.

The Secretary of state also expressed his condolences in connection with plane crash in Rostov-on-don, which occurred early in the morning on March 19. In addition, Kerry thanked Putin that that has found time to meet in your busy schedule.