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Separate meetings of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin with the Minister of energy of Saudi Arabia Khalid al-Valicom not provided, but the contact can pass on fields of the Russian energy week, said the press-Secretary of Russian leader Dmitry Peskov.
«No, a separate full-length of meetings is not stipulated by the schedule of the President. However, we have already reported that the President will take part in the plenary session of the international forum on energy efficiency and energy development of the Russian energy week. We do not exclude that a short contact on the sidelines of the forum can be held,» Peskov said, answering the question whether the head of state to meet with the Minister of energy of Iran and the head of Ministry of Saudi Arabia in the framework of the Russian energy week.
He said that such short contacts can take place with al-Valicom. «Of course. But it is rather short contacts «on the ground», nothing more,» said Sands, answering specifying question, can I come for such short contacts with the Minister of energy of Saudi Arabia.