the Kremlin has called “positive statements” reports that in celebration of the 75th anniversary of Victory on may 9 in Moscow the U.S. delegation will be headed by Advisor to the President for national security Robert O’brien. Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov said that although the Ministry of foreign Affairs an official note yet seen, the Kremlin has reacted positively to reports of the head of the U.S. delegation, TASS reports.
Earlier it was reported that the US President Donald trump, who planned to head the American delegation will not be able to come because of the campaign. The United States presidential election will be held in November 2020, so in the last year, trump did not rule out that the visit to the parade in Moscow will have to be cancelled due to election activities. “This is the height of the political season, so I’ll see if I can do it, but I would like to go,” he said.
Thursday issued a statement of the US Ambassador in Moscow John Sullivan, which reported that the American delegation to the celebration of Victory Day in Moscow will be headed by O’brien.
the Parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war will be held may 9, 2020 in Moscow. Invitations to the celebration sent to the presidents and heads of governments of the US, Germany, UK, China and other countries. Among the confirmed participants in the celebrations — the leaders of Armenia, Belarus, Bulgaria, Venezuela, India, Cuba, France and the Czech Republic.