Gift shop at the White house stop the sale of commemorative coins issued in honor of the summit of leaders of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump, made a translation error. This was reported by the owner of the shop Tony Giannini, reports RIA Novosti.
“By the end of the day, the coin will become part of the history of the [mistakes] of the transfer and since it will be sold out, more than ever, it will not be on sale,” he said.
The value of the coins is $ 100. According to Giannini the coin design and text translation from English to Russian language completely belongs to him. He also apologized for the awkwardness in the translation.
The store Manager said that the commemorative coin is in great demand. “Americans want peace with Russia, and I created a coin to honor the leaders of the United States and Russia for their courage to show that even in moments of disagreement, the peace process continues and [required] a lively dialogue between the two Nations,” concluded Giannini.
According to the Agency, a gift shop operates under the brand name of the White house. However, it is not an official distributor of souvenir products that are made by order of the US administration.
The first full meeting of Vladimir Putin and Donald trump took place on 16 July in Helsinki. Then the presidents spoke for almost four hours. At the conclusion of the parties stated that they were satisfied with the negotiations.
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