ANTALYA, November 15. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin spoke briefly with U.S. President Barack Obama before the summit “the twenty”.
Before the first working meeting, which is preceded by a working Breakfast of the leaders, all the heads of the delegations came to the ceremony of official photographing. Passing to his place, Vladimir Putin shook hands with Barack Obama. They also exchanged a few words. This was followed by the official ceremony of photographing of all the leaders of the “twenty”. After completing it, the heads of state went to a working Breakfast.
The last full meeting of Putin and Obama took place in late September in new York on the sidelines of the session of the UN General Assembly. That meeting was the first face-to-face contact between presidents of Russia and the USA for two years.
As reported earlier, the Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov, a separate conversation Putin and Obama at this summit of the “twenty” is not planned. However, he did not exclude their contacts on the sidelines of the forum.