Moscow - US President Barack Obama is to make a state visit to the Russian capital of Moscow from July 6-8, the Kremlin reported on Monday.
The US president was invited by Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, the Interfax news agency quoted the Russian presidential office as saying.
The two presidents first met in early April, at the G20 summit in London.
According to Russian media, Obama is coupling his Russian visit to the G8 summit in Italy. Talks in Moscow are to centre around questions of disarmament.(dpa)