President Trump has promised Monday to maintain US sanctions on Russia. He spoke during a joint press conference with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte in the White House on July 30. This was reported by CNN agency.
"The sanctions on Russia will remain as is," Trump said during a joint news conference Monday alongside Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte.
Trump did not elaborate on his current view on Russia beyond that comment.
Earlier in the news conference, Trump touted the success of his "great" meeting earlier this month with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
As it was reported earlier, American President Donald Trump claimed that he is ready to visit Moscow to meet with the Russian President Vladimir Putin. It is reported that Trump is ready to travel to the Russian capital once he gets the formal invitation from Putin. Earlier, he posponed his next meeting with Russian President.