At the first meeting of the presidents of the United States and Russia will discuss “the whole range of bilateral issues and topical problems on the international agenda”. About it reports “Kommersant” with reference to the special representative of the President of Russia on international cooperation in the field of information security, the Ambassador-at-large of the foreign Ministry Andrei Krutskikh.
“The issue of stability, trust and security in cyberspace may become a priority,” said cruit.
According to him, in January 2017 Russia at the request of the administration of former President Barack Obama sent to Washington a “a detailed official response to all the questions” about the alleged interference of the Kremlin in elections of the head of the White house. This communication is in the field of cybersecurity has not ended, Moscow has offered the new administration the “loan agreement on the prevention of incidents in the use of information and communication technologies (ICT)”, said the diplomat during a speech.
At the U.S. Embassy in Russia failed to promptly comment on “Kommersant” the statement of the Russian diplomat.
Earlier “Kommersant” referring to sources in the state structures of Russia and the United States announced that the countries negotiating the meeting of the presidents in late may. It is planned that the meeting will be held in the territory of one of the European countries.
Commenting on reports about the preparation of the meeting of the presidents of Russia and the United States, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov said that “this is an attempt to wishful thinking”. On specifying question, whether it means that the meeting of presidents of Russia and the United States is not prepared, Peskov replied “no”.