Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s answers to media questions

July 4, 2017

Question: What kind of format is being planned for a meeting between the Russian and US presidents?
Sergey Lavrov: Any format that will suit them. As soon as everything is agreed upon, it will be immediately announced. We are ready. It is not up to us.
Question: Has the Russian side congratulated Washington on Independence Day?
Sergey Lavrov: Yes, it has.
Question: What is being expected of a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump?
Sergey Lavrov: Really, the sort of questions you ask. And what do we expect what the weather will be like?