WASHINGTON, December 4. /TASS/. US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a secure video call on Tuesday, December 7, Reuters reported on Saturday citing a White House official.
Biden is reported to discuss Ukraine and a wide range of other topics with Putin. In particular, the US president plans to voice his concern about Russia’s alleged military activity at the border with Ukraine and to pledge support to Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. He also plans to touch upon a wide range of other topics.
The White House has not yet responded to TASS’s request to confirm or deny it.
Earlier, Kremlin Aide Yuri Ushakov announced that the two presidents would focus on bilateral affairs and pressing international issues, including Afghanistan, Iran, Ukraine, Libya and, possibly, Syria, in their video call. Additionally, Ushakov said, they will touch upon the progress in the dialogue on strategic stability, and are likely to bring up the implementation of Russia’s initiative to hold a summit of five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council.