da nang - US President Donald Trump and his Russian ambassador Vladimir Putin have greeted each other briefly at the summit of the Asian-Pacific Economic Partnership APEC in Vietnam.
When they make the group photo, they shake hands. Trump Putin also tapped on the shoulder. Then they went apart to the banquet at the top of Da Nang city in central Vietnam, according to the Russian press agency Interfax.
Earlier this day, the White House had already announced that there would be no separate meeting between Putin and Trump. In the run-up to the meeting there was a lot of speculation about a four-eye conversation between the two.
Since the G20 summit in Hamburg in July, there has been no direct conversation between Trump and Putin.