Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to give necessary explanations on the situation with Siemens’ turbines in Crimea but this topic is not on the agenda of his meeting with German businessmen, the President’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters.

“No, it is not planned. Of course, if this question is raised, the president will be ready to give necessary explanations, he said.

He added that there will be no tete-a-tete meeting with a representative of Siemens and this representative will be with the group of other businessmen.

Peskov said that the president is well informed about the background of the dispute around the turbines and the position of Siemens in it.

“The president is well informed about it,” he stressed.

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