No decision had been taken on Trump, Putin meeting says Tillerson

Vastavam web:  Russia and the US disagreed today over whether US President Donald Trump plans to meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin at an Asia-Pacific summit in Vietnam.Kremlin aide Yury Ushakov told Russian news agencies that the meeting “will be on November 10”, with the exact time still being discussed.But in comments in Beijing, where Trump is on a state visit, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that no decision had been taken on a potential meeting.Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said talks about the time, place and format of the meeting were continuing.
“We hope that in the nearest future these plans will be confirmed and we will be able to inform you,” he told journalists.”The two presidents will have the possibility to speak on the sidelines of the APEC summit several times in any case,” he added.Trump said Sunday that he thought “it’s expected we’ll meet with Putin” to discuss North Korea.In Beijing, Trump appealed to both China and Russia to act quickly to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis.”I’m also calling on Russia to help rein in this potentially very tragic situation,” he said.