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The Kremlin: Putin will communicate with Guterres through video technology .. There is no agreement on the date of Biden's meeting

Russian Presidential Press Spokesperson (Kremlin) Dmitry Peskov announced that President Vladimir Putin will communicate with United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, who arrived in Moscow earlier, via video technology.

In response to a question about the reason for holding the meeting through this technology and not face to face, Peskov told reporters today, Thursday: "This is due to the continuation of the epidemiological system, the recommendations of epidemiologists and the precautionary system, and these recommendations must be followed, especially when it comes to the head of state."

He added, "The president must observe all precautions, and he should not expose his health to any additional epidemiological risk. This method of work has been chosen," stressing that this system does not affect in any way the effectiveness of the president's work and does not in any way restrict these issues. , Which will be discussed between Putin and Guterres.

In another context, the press spokesman for the Russian Presidency (Kremlin) Dmitry Peskov announced that there are no agreements yet regarding the date and place of the meeting between Russian Presidents Vladimir Putin and US President Joe Biden, indicating that this issue is currently under discussion.

Asked by reporters whether the Kremlin had an idea of ​​the date and place of the meeting between Presidents Putin and Biden, Peskov said, "No, so far there are no agreements on this issue, and this issue is still under discussion and analysis."

In response to another question about whether the meeting of the Russian and American presidents will be in person, face to face, or via the Internet, the press spokesman for the Russian presidency said: "This matter will also be a separate topic for decision by epidemiologists."