Russian deputy foreign minister says plans to meet U.S. Shannon: TASS

Reuters News
Posted: Aug 29, 2017 1:53 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov plans to meet U.S. Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon, TASS news agency quoted Ryabkov as saying on Tuesday.

Ryabkov said the meeting could take place before the next United Nations General Assembly, TASS reported. The assembly begins on Sept. 12.

(Reporting by Maria Kiselyova; editing by Dmitry Solovyov)