MOSCOW, June 7. /TASS/. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has denied rumors that Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani did not attend the St. Petersburg overseas economic forum (SPIEF) in person as a result of his face-to-face assembly with Russian President Vladimir Putin could not be arranged. Peskov instructed newshounds on Monday that a comprehensive talk over with of the Qatari leader to Russia can take place after coronavirus-connected restrictions are lifted.
"Of direction no longer," he spoke of when requested if Al Thani chose now not to go back and forth to St. Petersburg as a result of his very own meeting with Putin turned into now not scheduled.
The spokesman recalled that "certain [pandemic-related] restrictions continue to reside in place in numerous nations everywhere." "These restrictions effectively made it impossible to habits a full-fledged working visit of the pinnacle of Qatar to Russia," he referred to. "As quickly as situations allow, this talk over with will in fact take area," he assured.
Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz took part within the SPIEF plenary session on June 4 by means of videoconference. Putin spoke on the experience in grownup.