Sands: the huntsman had the opportunity to briefly talk with Putin in the Kremlin, as other ambassadors


MOSCOW, 3 Oct. /TASS/. New US Ambassador to Russia John huntsman had the opportunity, along with other participants of the ceremony of presenting credentials to the President of the Russian Federation to chat with Vladimir Putin after the event.

Told about this TASS press Secretary of the Russian leader, Dmitry Peskov, answering the question of whether the place of a brief interview of the head of the us diplomatic mission with the President of the Russian Federation.

“All have the opportunity to briefly speak with the President after the ceremony,” – said Peskov. The representative of the Kremlin did not elaborate on what could be involved in such a conversation.

Earlier Tuesday, the Kremlin took place the ceremony of presenting credentials of new ambassadors to Russia from twenty countries, including the United States. According to tradition, after its completion the President has invited diplomats for a glass of champagne in honor of the beginning of their diplomatic career in Russia.

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