Trump wants to hold summit with Putin in Iceland '

Trump wants to hold summit with Putin in Iceland '

World January 15, 2017 06:12

london - Consultants Donald Trump have British government officials briefed on the first foreign trip of the new president of the United States. According to The Sunday Times, Trump wants a few weeks after the inauguration in Iceland hold a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Trump is planning to make a start on restricting the use of nuclear weapons, said the British newspaper. A source involved would have confirmed the plans for the summit. Employees of the Russian embassy would have indicated in London that Russia agreed with the proposal of Trump.

By choosing Reykjavik as the venue for the summit hopes Trump team at the same result as former President Ronald Reagan reached. In the capital of Iceland held Reagan with Mikhail Gorbachev, then General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, a two-day summit in 1986. The work resulted a year later in a big treaty on the dismantling of nuclear weapons.

Two senior members of Trump's team denied told Reuters that the Republican has scheduled a summit with Putin. ' The story is a fantasy, 'said one auxiliary Trump who wanted to remain anonymous. Another said that the message of The Sunday Times is incorrect.

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