Peskov told why Putin arrived in Singapore with a delay

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in potomacfever Putin during a welcoming ceremony at Singapore Changi airport. 13 Nov 2018Peskov told why Putin arrived in Singapore with a delay© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

The program of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin in Singapore were adjusted after the delay in the arrival of meetings in Moscow, the talks at the highest level can go on Wednesday, said press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov.

«Putin arrived in Singapore late, Moscow has continued an important meeting, so there was a delay. In this regard, slightly transformed program, we hope that the talks with the Prime Minister, which was to take place today with the signing of documents, then statements to the press, or maybe, in a slightly truncated version will take place tomorrow, I mean the conversation (Singapore Prime Minister) Lee Hsien Loong», — said Peskov told reporters.

He noted that on Tuesday held the official ceremony of meeting the lady of the President of the Republic of Singapore Halima Jacob, «now would be a Protocol event, an official dinner».

«In the evening after the official lunch, the President will continue working, in particular, will be his bilateral meeting with Prime Minister of Malaysia (mahathera) Mohamad».

«Tomorrow while I wait until all the program, but with the addition of Prime Minister»,- said Peskov.

When you really tend to get in the negotiation room, but the strange Protocol does not start. However, the advent of Putin and the President of Singapore, immediately solved all the contradictions pic.twitter.com/CxQoqnCEtj

— Kremlin RIA Poole (@Kremlinpool_RIA) 13 Nov 2018

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