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Russian's Lavrov hopes visiting USA lawmakers will help mend ties - agencies

Russian's Lavrov hopes visiting USA lawmakers will help mend ties - agencies

The 16 July summit will be the first between the American and Russian presidents after one year and half years of the first term of President Trump who has always insisted on the importance of having good relations between Washington and Moscow.

"It absolutely suits us".

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said there was no plan for the senators to meet Putin.

Will Trump try to impress Putin?

The head of a USA congressional delegation visiting Russian Federation said Tuesday he hopes for "a new day" in repairing relations between Russian Federation and the U.S.

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The head-to-head between the USA and Russian leaders will follow a delicate North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels.

Trump has been searching for improved rapport with Russian Federation since his election to the presidency in January 2017.

The Trump administration, unlike the administration of former president Barack Obama, has begun providing the Ukrainian Army with lethal weapons.

It was not the first time that the authentically hard line the administration has sometimes pursued toward Russian Federation seemed at odds with the President's personal preferences.

"Most likely, it will be a short meeting with (White house adviser on national security, John) Bolton and Secretary of state Mike Pompeo, as well as with other representatives of the national security", - stated in the message.

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On the issue of arms control, the official said the U.S. intends to raise Russian violations of the INF arms treaty during the meeting and discuss the fate of arms control agreements between the two countries.

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders offered a more unequivocal statement of United States policy on Monday.

Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine has led to economic sanctions being placed on Moscow, but the subject will not be discussed in the Finnish capital, Peskov said.

But Trump's critics worry that established USA policy positions and the advice of top officials may not mean much when the President gets in a room with Putin. However, President Trump earlier whispered a discussion on Syrian war and Ukraine state of affairs.

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