The President of Russia Vladimir Putin took part in the solemn reception in honor of heads of delegations at the G20 summit in the Chinese Hangzhou, reports TASS.
In the official hall meetings the guests were greeted by Chinese President XI Jinping with wife Peng Liyuan. Putin managed to speak briefly with the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, XI Jinping and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. After the heads of delegations at the G20 summit, made a joint photo and took part in the official dinner.
“At the reception all the heads of the delegations sat at one table with Putin and (President of the United States. — RBC) Barack Obama located in different ends,” the Agency said.
In addition, during official dinner with Putin through a translator to speak to Egyptian President Abdul Fatah Khalil Al-Sisi. On 5 September they should be held bilateral talks.
For tomorrow there is a scheduled meeting between Putin and Obama. According to the press Secretary of the Russian President, Dmitry Peskov, it is not known whether it is full or will be in the fields. In addition, the Russian President is to meet individually with Merkel and French President Francois Hollande.