HELSINKI, July 16. /TASS/. Meeting of presidents of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump lasts two hours. Leaders are talking behind closed doors one on one, the correspondent of TASS from the event.
Earlier in a press release, the White house said that the negotiations for a half hour. However, the program drawn up by the services of the Protocol the leaders, as a rule, gives only a conditional benchmarks the duration of the meeting. Previously assistant to the Russian President Yuri Ushakov said that the Russian side are no restrictions on the duration of the conversation there, so the exact time that the presidents will take on communication is unknown.
The presidents of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump has started negotiations with an exchange of brief greetings. The Russian President said that he intends to discuss with his American counterpart relations between Russia and the United States and “pain points” in the world. “Our two countries have excellent opportunities to work together,” – trump. “We all have a lot of questions and I hope that we will find answers. This is the most important”, – said the President of the United States. He added: “I Think that eventually we will have an exclusive relationship”.
It is planned that the talks between the leaders should continue with the participation of members of delegations, on the outcome of the meeting, the leaders will talk at a press conference.