The Kremlin said on Thursday that President Vladimir Putin had yet to decide on whether a summit with his U.S. counterpart Joe Biden would go ahead, but hailed talks between the two countries' top diplomats as a positive signal.
Despite his remark, Biden has said he would like to talk with Putin during a trip to Europe next month.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken's talks in Iceland on Wednesday were their first in-person meeting.
read moreThey said they had serious differences in how they viewed world affairs, but could still find ways to work together.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said the talks would help Moscow decide on the summit option.
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