Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev spoke about his communication with the President of the United States Donald trump during the event, the summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Manila. His words on Tuesday, November 14, reports RIA Novosti.
Medvedev has described trump as “open and friendly person.” “It can be comfortable to talk on different topics,” he said.
The Russian Prime Minister said that he spoke with the American leader after dinner, which was dedicated to the 50th anniversary of ASEAN. “As President, Donald trump was sitting almost next to me, we can talk,” — said Medvedev.
At the same time the head of government noted that relations between Russia and the USA worsen. “The bad thing is that, despite the presence of contacts, the opportunity to discuss any issues, our relationship degraded day by day. They are at the lowest point in the last decade”, — said the Prime Minister, reports TASS.
The Prime Minister arrived on a three-day visit to the Philippines, where the ASEAN summit, November 12.
11 Nov on the sidelines of the APEC summit in Vietnam with trump spoke, Russian President Vladimir Putin. “The US President behaves in the highest degree correct, friendly, we have a normal dialogue,” — said the head of state. He also expressed regret due to the lack of time for detailed conversation.