Trump called “stunning” his meeting with Putin at the G20 summit


President Donald trump called his meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin held on the eve, July 7, in the framework of the G20 summit in Hamburg, the “stunning” reports the Associated Press.

About this American leader said during talks with the Prime Minister of great Britain Teresa may on Saturday morning.

CNN journalist Jeff Green in his Twitter also wrote about how described the meeting with Putin, the American President. “Amazing meeting with President Putin”, — he wrote.

According to U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson, Putin and the tramp “quickly made contact” during their first official meeting, between them there was a “positive chemistry”. The head of the American foreign Ministry said that trump and Putin “had so much to talk about” that none of the leaders “didn’t want to stop.” In General, the talks of the two presidents Tillerson called constructive.

The first personal meeting between Vladimir Putin and Donald trump was held behind closed doors. It lasted over two hours: “Interfax” informs about 2 hours 15 minutes, “RIA Novosti” — about 2 hours 20 minutes, Reuters, citing a state Department spokesman said that the negotiations lasted 2.5 hours.

Six minutes before the presidents left the meeting room without the press, both leaders in the presence of heads of foreign policy departments of Russia and the USA Sergey Lavrov and Rex Tillerson, as well as translators exchanged a few remarks. Trump said that he was honored to meet with the Russian President. Putin answered him in return and, in turn, said he was glad to meet trump in person. Both leaders expressed hope for a positive outcome of the negotiations.

As said Sergei Lavrov, the presidents discussed the main issues on the foreign policy agenda, including the conflicts in Syria, Ukraine, the Korean Peninsula, and exchanged views on the policies of counter-terrorism, spoke about cyber security and diplomatic issues. The leaders reached the four agreements, said Russian foreign Minister: securing ceasefire and humanitarian access in the South-West of Syria that was agreed on Friday in the Jordanian capital, the experts of the three countries, the establishment of a communication channel between Moscow and Washington on the Ukrainian question, the establishment of a working group on cyber security and accelerating the appointment of new ambassadors.

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