17 Jun 2019 15:48

Putin's preparations for televised Q&A session in final stages - Peskov

MOSCOW. June 17 (Interfax) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with leader of the A Just Russia party Sergei Mironov on Monday, and the president may have an international phone call as well, presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov said.

"Today, the president may have an international phone conversation and he has several domestic meetings in his schedule," Peskov told reporters.

Putin will continue a series of his meetings with leaders of parliamentary parties and factions, he said.

"The president is meeting with leader of A Just Russia Sergei Mironov today," Peskov said.

Putin's preparations for the upcoming televised question and answer session, which is due to start at noon on Thursday, June 20, are now in the "final phase", he said.