Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that Vladimir Putin will not go to the G20 summit in Bali, the Russian delegation will be headed by Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, a correspondent reports. DOPs.
Earlier, Peskov spoke about discussing various formats for Russia’s participation in the event.
Note that in early November, the White House reported that US President Joe Biden did not plan to meet with his Russian counterpart on the sidelines of the summit. At the same time, Biden himself previously noted that he would be ready to discuss issues such as the exchange of prisoners with Putin.
The G20 is an informal organization that brings together the largest economically developed and developing countries. The seventeenth G20 summit will be held in Bali on November 15-16. It will be the culmination of a series of ministerial meetings, working groups and engagement groups that took place during the year of the Indonesian G20 Presidency.