23 Jan 2018 10:06

Surkov and Volker may meet in Dubai on Friday - Russian source

MOSCOW. Jan 23 (Interfax) - A Russian source has confirmed that Russian presidential aide Vladislav Surkov and U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker could meet this week.

"Such a meeting is being prepared in the United Arab Emirates, in Dubai, to be more precise, on Friday," the source told Interfax.

An informed source said on Monday that this meeting would be held "in one of the eastern countries."

The Wall Street Journal, for its part, said, citing its sources, that the meeting could take place in Dubai.