The French president’s office confirmed reports on the upcoming meeting between Francois Hollande and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, TASS reported.
“The situation in Ukraine and other issues will be discussed during talks,” the president's office said.
The leaders will arrive in Yerevan for the commemoration events on 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.
Earlier spokesperson for the Russian leader Dmitry Peskov did not rule out a meeting of the presidents. The stay of Putin and Hollande will coincide, therefore contacts on the margins of the events organized by the Armenian side is not ruled out.