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In Helsinki the meeting of the presidents of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump in the narrow part. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
The negotiations of the heads of state lasted for 2 hours 10 minutes. Plan on the conversation tete-a-tete was given 1.5 hours. The American leader at the request of journalists to comment on the meeting called the last part “a very good start,” reports Reuters.
According to the schedule, further negotiations in the extended format. They should take 1 hour and 45 minutes.
Before the closed part of the talks, Putin invited the Tramp to “talk in detail about our bilateral relations and on the various pain points in the world — a lot of them”. The US President also noted that he intends to discuss the whole range of topics: “from trade to military issues, missiles, and nuclear topics to relations with China.”
Both the President arrived at the venue of the talks late. Putin staying had arrived half an hour later the plane, but was the first at the presidential Palace. Trump arrived 20 minutes later.
The summit in Helsinki — the first full meeting of the two presidents. For the first time Putin and trump met in 2017 in Hamburg on the sidelines of the G20. Then they talked for 2 hours and 15 minutes, most of the negotiations took place behind closed doors.
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