Kremlin: Putin, Trump did not discuss removal of sanctions in phone call

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13 April 2020

Presidents Vladimir Putin of Russia and Donald Trump of the United States did not discuss the removal of sanctions on major projects involving Russian companies in their recent telephone call, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters, APA reports citing TASS.

When asked if the heads of state had touched upon sanctions on projects such as Nord Stream 2, he answered in the negative.

"As you know, Putin never brings sanctions up when talking to the leaders of countries that imposed such restrictions on our country," the presidential spokesman added.

In response to a question if Trump had touched upon the sanctions, Peskov said ‘no.’