The Kremlin spokesman added that "a face-to-face meeting between Putin and Trump will take place at the beginning" of the summit, if a preliminary agreement were to be reached with the USA side.
A group of Republican members of Congress are also in Moscow for a rare visit to hold talks with Russian lawmakers ahead of the Trump-Putin summit.
But Putin shouldn't feel the need to rig the games, Marcus said, because the Russian leader's World Cup campaign is successful just by "having a positive tournament that has gone on without a hitch". Another summit is due on July 16th in Helsinki still aimed at world peace.
Relations have been marred by multiple contentious issues, including the Ukrainian crisis, the war in Syria and some in the U.S. accusing Russian Federation of meddling in their presidential elections.
He said the Kremlin was "very satisfied" that the senators were visiting Russian Federation.
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Moscow and Washington announced the summit date after Trump's National Security Advisor John Bolton met with Putin in Moscow last week.
"I would say our (NATO's) major areas of deterrence would be Russia and the malign activities of Russia, the efforts of Russia to divide our democratic nations, INF (Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces) Treaty violations", she said. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall.
Trump is expected to begin formal preparations for the Putin meeting in the coming days, according to aides.
Netanyahu and Putin meet periodically and discuss regional issues, particularly concerning mutual interests in the civil war in Syria and to avoid accidental clashes between Israeli and Russian forces that both operate in Syria.