In the Kremlin told about the main purpose of the meeting between Putin and trump

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and the President of the United States Donald trump. Archival photoIn the Kremlin told about the main purpose of the meeting between Putin and trump© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye the image Bank

The main goal of the upcoming meeting between Vladimir Putin and Donald trump — «reconciliation of hours», said the press-Secretary of Russian leader Dmitry Peskov.

He noted that the presidents of Russia and the US, traditionally a lot of topics on which to exchange views.

«Still a lot of questions concerning strategic stability, especially in the context of the announced US intention to withdraw from the INF Treaty,» — said Peskov.

In addition, the two leaders will discuss bilateral relations.

Putin and trump are scheduled to meet on November 11 in Paris, where a series of events dedicated to the centenary of the First world war.

The previous meeting was held in July in Helsinki. On it, the presidents discussed the whole range of bilateral relations and international agenda, in some areas, agreements were reached.

The situation around the INF Treaty

The Treaty on the elimination of intermediate and short range — the agreement between the USSR and the USA, signed in 1987: the parties undertook to destroy all systems of ballistic and cruise missiles, ground-based medium (1000-5500 km) and small (from 500 to 1000 km) range, and not produce, not to test and not to deploy them in the future.

Since then Moscow and Washington have periodically accused each other of violating the agreement.

Recently, trump announced that the US does not intend to comply with DRM «unilaterally». Moscow demanded a «detailed explanation».

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