Donald Trump emphasized during a meeting with reporters at the White House that he was considering coming to Russia next year for the Victory Day parade on Red Square in Moscow. Information passes Reuters.
According to the US president, he is still thinking about Putin’s proposal to come to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Victory in World War II.
Vladimir Putin invited Donald Trump to Russia for the parade on May 9, 2020, during a meeting at the G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan. That was in June 2019. Then Yuri Ushakov, Putin’s aide, noted that the American leader reacted favorably to the proposal. Moreover, Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for Putin, said that in the near future Donald Trump will receive an official invitation to the event.
By the way, in Moscow they call not only him. The British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, French President Emmanuel Macron, Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky, and DPRK leader Kim Jong Un will be looking forward to the parade.
So far, at the end of August 2019, according to Ushakov, 17 world leaders have already confirmed their participation in events dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the great Victory. Among them are Macron and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, leaders of the Czech Republic, Belarus, Mongolia, Cuba, Serbia, Venezuela and Moldova.