Russian President Vladimir Putin does not have time in his schedule to meet with US Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland, according to the Press Secretary of the Russian President, Dmitry Peskov, as reported by the Russian RIA Novosti news agency,
“In the President’s schedule there is not such a meeting," Peskov said.
The Press Service of the US Department of State previously reported that Nuland will visit Moscow and Kiev. In Moscow she is planning to meet with Russian government officials to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine and further steps in implementing the Minsk agreements.
In May Nuland met with Vladislav Surkov, Putin's advisor.