On Thursday, Donald Trump first said that he was looking forward to seeing Vladimir Putin and that “I think it's a very good time to have a meeting.” That was less than an hour before the White House press secretary put out a notice that the meeting had been cancelled because Russia is illegally holding Ukrainian ships and sailors hostage. However, within minutes of Trump’s cancelling the meeting, the Jerusalem Post reported that the Kremlin had “rejected” Trump’s cancellation. What does it...www.dailykos.com
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Energy Minister Alexander Novak held discussions prior to a meeting with the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries in Vienna, a Kremlin spokesman said on Friday.U.S.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said late on Monday he was on his way to Russia to meet with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.U.S.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said late on Monday he was on his way to Russia to meet with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.IN
The president told reporters that he wrote the answers to questions from the special counsel and that he did so "very easily." He also said he suspected some were designed to be a "perjury trap."NPR.org
Russian President Vladimir Putin will have a brief impromptu meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Argentina just as he will with other leaders at the G20 summit, RIA news agency cited Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov as saying on Friday. Trump on Thursday abruptly canceled a planned meeting with Putin in Argentina after Russia captured three Ukrainian navy vessels and their crews off the coast of Crimea. (Reporting by Maria Tsvetkova; Writing by Polina Nikolskaya; …Raw Story
President Trump said Tuesday that a planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit is now pending following the Russian seizure of three Ukrainian naval ships and 24 sailors last week.Washington Examiner