Trump said that he has a very good relationship with Putin
WASHINGTON, 1 Dec. /TASS/. The US President Donald trump said that he has “very good relations” with the Russian leader Vladimir Putin and expressed his confidence that the meeting of heads of two States will take place. He told about it in published on Friday an interview with radio station “Voice of America”.
“I will meet with him [Putin]. I think we have a very good relationship. I think we will have very good relations with Russia, China and everyone else,” said trump, asked about the meeting with the Russian leader.
“Frankly, in light of what happened with Ukraine, with ships and sailors [the Ukrainian Navy], [now] just not the right time for meetings,” — said the head of the White house. “I will meet with him [Putin] at the appropriate time,” said trump.
As reported previously, journalists from the press pool the White house that accompanies the President on a trip to Argentina, trump said that not sure if he will exchange pleasantries with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G20 summit.
Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov told TASS that the leaders of Russia and the USA at the summit “the twenty” did not speak, but greeted each other. The Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov said that Putin and the tramp “Hello,” but did not specify whether it was a handshake and at what point the two leaders exchanged greetings.