The President of the United States Donald trump discussed during a telephone conversation with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin the issues of cooperation in the fight against the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG banned in Russia), the resolution of conflicts in the world and the establishment of bilateral relations. About it reports Reuters with reference to the press service of the White house.
“The conversation…. devoted to various topics, ranging from cooperation in the fight against ISIS and ending with joint work to achieve peace in the world, including Syria,” — stated in the message.
As noted in the White house, “a positive conversation” trump Putin was “an important beginning of the development of relations between Russia and the United States who are in need of restoration.” “As President trump and President Putin is hoping that after today’s conversation, both parties can quickly proceed to the fight against terrorism and other important issues of mutual interest”, — concluded in the presidential administration of the USA.
A telephone conversation between the presidents of Russia and the USA was held the evening of January 28 and lasted about 45 minutes. As have informed in a press-service of the Kremlin, the sides discussed the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, as well as the opportunity of a personal meeting and strengthening economic ties. Thus a press-the Secretary of President Dmitry Peskov said that the theme of anti-Russian sanctions in the course of the conversation did not rise.