The Kremlin is working on Putin’s address at the virtual summit, although no final decision has been made regarding his participation. [two officials familiar with the plans] Said speaking anonymously because the information was not public
Spokesman for the kremlin Dmitry Peskov It did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Russia has not confirmed Putin will accept Biden’s invitation to attend the event, April 22-23.
Putin̵7;s involvement will be his first public engagement with Biden as US president amid strained relations. The Kremlin reacted furiously and Russia recalled the U.S. ambassador after Biden last month agreed in a TV interview that Putin was a killer.