Trump Claims Russia Wants To Receive Economic Help From United States

MOSCOW (Pakistan Point News / Sputnik - 28th October, 2018) US President Donald Trump claimed on Sunday that Russia has expressed desire to receive economic help from the United States and also commended his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

"I had a great meeting with Vladimir Putin, great meeting. I talked about everything, we will do great. And don't forget - Russia wants our help economically. We have created such wealth. I have done a really good job - $11.7 trillion. Russia wants us to be involved. Everybody wants our help," Trump said at a rally in the US state of Illinois.

Putin and Trump met for their first full-fledged summit in Helsinki on July 16. The two presidents had a one-on-one private conversation followed by an expanded meeting. Putin and Trump discussed the Syrian refugee crisis, the situation in Ukraine and nuclear proliferation, among other issues.