The presidents of Russia and the United States discussed the coronavirus pandemic, strategic stability, the situation on the oil market, the upcoming G summit and cooperation in space, the Kremlin’s press service reports. The call was initiated by the American side.
“An exchange of views was held on measures taken in both countries to combat coronavirus. Vladimir Putin expressed gratitude in connection with the delivery to Russia of American mechanical ventilation apparatuses, ”the report said.
Putin in a conversation with trump noted the importance of enhancing dialogue in the field of strategic stability. “The importance of enhancing the Russian-American dialogue in the field of strategic stability and confidence-building measures in the military sphere was noted,” it was informed.
“The situation in the world oil market in the context of the implementation of the OPEC plus agreement has been examined. It was stated that this multilateral agreement, reached with the active support of the presidents of Russia and the USA, leads to a gradual restoration of oil demand and stabilization of prices, ”the Kremlin’s press service told the leaders of the conversation.
Trump informed Putin about his idea of holding a G7 summit with a possible invitation from the leaders of Russia, Australia, India and the Republic of Korea. “Donald Trump informed about his idea of holding a G-7 summit with a possible invitation from the leaders of Russia, Australia, India and the Republic of Korea,” the press service said.
“The President of the Russian Federation congratulated Donald Trump on the successful launch of the manned spacecraft Crew Dragon on May 30, which delivered American astronauts to the International Space Station. Mutual attitude to the development of mutually beneficial cooperation in the space sector was confirmed, ”the Kremlin’s press service noted.