Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated American counterpart Donald Trump on US Independence Day. This was announced by spokesman for the Russian leader Dmitry Peskov.
“Yes. A congratulatory telegram was sent, ”Peskov answered the question of whether Putin congratulated Trump.
US Independence Day is celebrated annually on July 4th. This year the holiday was held for the 244th time. It is timed to the adoption in 1776 of the Declaration of Independence, which proclaimed the freedom of the United States from the British Empire.