According to Dmitry Peskov, President Vladimir Putin sent a telegram with congratulations to Obama, who celebrates his birthday today, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to the Russian media.
“Greeting telegram sent to the President of the United States… Given the time difference, it is in process,” said Peskov.
However, there is no telephone conversation between the two heads of in the schedule of the Russian president for Tuesday.
The last telephone conversation between the two presidents was held on July 16 at the initiative of the American side, they discussed the situation in Syria and the agreement on Iran. Previous conversation between the two leaders was held at the initiative of the Russian side in late June after a four-month hiatus.
It should be recalled that the 44th U.S. President Barack Obama was born on August 4, 1961. Traditionally, Obama began to celebrate his birthday in advance, on August 1. Together with his three childhood friends he arrived at the Joint Base Andrews in Maryland and played golf.