Trump has linked the lifting of sanctions against Russia with nuclear disarmament

The US President-elect Donald trump, whose inauguration will be held on January 20, stated that it would agree to the lifting of sanctions imposed by the US against Russia, in case of an agreement with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the reduction of nuclear weapons.

As reported by Reuters, he said in an interview with British newspaper the Times.

Trump also called the policy of “open doors” of German Chancellor Angela Merkel “catastrophic” and urged the UK to vote against anti-Israel resolutions in the UN Security Council.