Trump claims to get along well with Russian president Putin
July 13, Washington DC: US President Trump today stated that he he gets along "very well" with his Russian counterpart President Vladimir Putin.
Trump in the interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network also stated that Mr Putin would have preferred Hillary Clinton was sitting in the White House.
In the meeting with Putin, Trump said "people said, oh, they shouldn't get along. Well, who are the people saying that? I think we get along very, very well."We are a tremendously powerful nuclear power, and so are they. It doesn't make sense not to have some kind of a relationship."
Trump also cited the recent ceasefire in south-western Syria as an example of how co-operation with Mr Putin worked.
The Oslo Times International News Network