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Kremlin Says Trump Not Coming to Moscow for Victory Day

U.S. President Donald Trump will not be coming to Moscow for Victory Day celebrations on May 9, the Kremlin said on March 10.

Russia has repeatedly invited Trump to visit Moscow on the 75th anniversary of victory in World War II—the nations most important holiday. Trump said last year he appreciated the invitation, but wasnt sure if he could go as the celebration falls “right in the middle of political season.”

“Via diplomatic channels, we have received information that the [U.S.] president will not be coming,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters Tuesday, adding that it remains unclear who will represent the United States on Victory Day in Moscow.

President Donald Trump delivers remarks at a Keep America Great rally in Las Vegas
President Donald Trump delivers remarks at a Keep America Great rally in Las Vegas
President Donald Trump delivers remarks at a Keep America Great rally in Las Vegas, Nev., on Feb. 21, 2020. (Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images)

Peskov didnt give a reason for Trumps refusal to come.

In an interview with the state-run Tass news agency, a part of which was released Tuesday, Russian President VlaRead More – Source

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