The US President Donald trump called “stupid” his advisers who advised him not to call his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. This writes the newspaper The New York Times.
In March on Washington’s initiative, a telephone conversation between trump and Putin. After it became known that trump’s advisors for national security first asked his boss not to call Moscow, and later — is not congratulate Putin on his victory in the presidential election.
Then the owner of the White house not only ignored their advice, but told Putin that “it’s stupid people that should not listen.”
The leaders of Russia and USA will meet in the Finnish capital Helsinki on July 16. It was reported that they intend to discuss the prospects of further development of relations between Moscow and Washington, as well as topical issues on the international agenda. Trump is going to talk with Putin about the conflict in Syria and Ukraine, the alleged Moscow’s intervention in the American elections and other.
This will be the first full meeting of the two presidents without reference to the summits. Year ago heads of state met for the first time in Hamburg on the sidelines of the G20, and then had a short conversation in Vietnam at the APEC summit.