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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Medvedev Plans U.S. Deals

ersee the signing of a “solid pack of documents” during his forthcoming visit to the United States, and he may visit Silicon Valley, Sergei Prikhodko, Medvedev’s foreign policy aide, told reporters Tuesday.

The documents will include a number of large commercial contracts, Prikhodko said. He declined to elaborate on the contracts or the date of the visit.

“We have a common understanding with the American side that this visit has to have an innovative character and be mainly focused on intensifying trade and economic relations between Russia and the U.S., primarily in the high technology sphere,” Prikhodko said.