ABC News: US, Russian Officials: Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin to Speak by Phone on Saturday
President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will have a telephone conversation this weekend, according to both a senior administration official and the Kremlin.
The call will take place on Saturday, both the U.S. official and Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov confirmed on Friday.
"As it usually happens during such contacts, the sides will naturally exchange opinions on key parameters of the current state of bilateral affairs," Peskov told reporters Friday. "One can hardly expect substantive contacts on the entire range of affairs from this call ... Let us wait and see, let us be patient."
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WNU Editor: On the same day President Trump will also be talking with Frenc President Hollande and German Chancellor Merkel .... Trump to speak Saturday with Putin, Merkel and Hollande: W.House (AFP). No one is reporting on what order these phone calls will be made.
Update: I would like to know on who initiated to have a phone call .... Kellyanne Conway: 'I won't divulge' who initiated Trump-Putin call (The Hill).
More News On President Donald Trump And Russian President Vladimir Putin To Speak By Phone This Saturday
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Trump, Putin likely to discuss terrorism, other issues in call: White House aide -- Reuters
Trump Aide Says Easing Russia Sanctions ‘Under Consideration’ -- Bloomberg
Vladimir Putin to speak to Donald Trump by telephone on Saturday -- The Guardian
Putin, Trump plan weekend phone chat -- FOX News
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