Russian President Vladimir Putin takes part in the first ever virtual the G20 summit. The head of state took a red folder, a large screen and simultaneous interpreter.

Putin takes part in the summit of “Big twenty” at a conference video from his office, which is located in the suburban residence Novo-Ogarev. It should be noted that the meeting itself is closed to the press. The TV channel “Russia 24” aired as the head of state went to the office and began to prepare for the summit.

the President may see colleagues in real time via the big screen. To work the Russian leader has brought with it large red folder. Before the meeting, Putin looked brought of paper. On his Desk you can see a simple set of stationery, a Cup of tea, and a device for simultaneous translation earpiece.

Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov said that the summit “Big twenty” will be devoted to the threat of the spread of coronavirus COVID-19 and its impact on the global economy and all countries.