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Russian President Vladimir Putin gave the leader of the United States Donald Trump official ball of the world Cup in 2018. About it reports “Interfax”.
“Mr President just spoke about the fact that we held a successful world Cup. I want Mr President the ball to pass, now the ball is on his side”, — Putin said, passing the ball to a Trump.
Thus the Russian leader has responded to the statement of US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo. A U.S. official said that the issues of the Syrian settlement, “the ball is on the side of Russia.”
The meeting of the presidents took place on 16 July in Helsinki. It is reported that the leaders talked tete-a-tete. In total, the negotiations lasted four hours.
The 2018 FIFA world Cup was held in 11 Russian cities from June 14 to July 15. The winner of the tournament was the team of France, who beat in the final the team Croatia with the score 4:2.
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Video, photo All from Russia.