MOSCOW, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday Moscow was keen on restoring full relations with Washington.
Putin, in a meeting with visiting US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, was quoted by Russian TV as hoping circumstances were ripe to restore full relationsip after the Mueller report concluded there was no collusion between the US Administration and Russia over presidential elections.
Russia, he underlined, did not interfere in American elections.
Russia and the US have common desire to achieve strategic stability, non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD), fighting organized crime, address environmental issues and poverty, he said.
Interfax news agency quoted a Putin’s aide as saying they discussed Syria, Venezuela, Korean peninsula, Afghanistan, Iran, disarmament and non-proliferation of WMD.
He said the talks did not result in a breakthrough but there was a US desire to deal with Russia.
Source: Kuwait News Agency