October 26, 2021, 13:10
Kirill Kallinikov / RIA Novosti
Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov commented on Putin’s speech at the Russia-ASEAN summit.
“I hope that we will show you the speech of our president. We plan to raise the topics that are on the agenda. Economic development of the Asia-Pacific region, pandemic and work with the consequences of the pandemic, development of tourism links in the region. The last two years have slowed down in cooperation, but the Russian Federation is interested in expanding this interaction, ”said Peskov.
Formerly Vladimir Putin accepted participation in the G20 meeting in a remote format.
At the moment of the summit. Remote participation will provide the technological opportunity for Putin and the 46th head of the United States, Joe Biden, to meet face to face.
Also, the President of the Russian Federation will take part in important Asian forums. The speech will address the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the East Asia Summit.
Details of future events with the participation of the Russian president have not yet been provided.