Arms control on the agenda of the Trump-Putin meeting in Helsinki

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The issue of arms control, Ukraine, North Korea, Syria and the trade issues that have arisen are the issues that US President Donald Trump and his delegation are expected to discuss in the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

A US official has confirmed in an official statement that the agenda of the talks between the US President and the President of Russia, which will meet on July 16, in the capital of Finland, Helsinki.


The US official said that the main topic of discussion between the two leaders would be arms control.

The Trump administration official said the United States intended to raise Russian violations of the INF arms treaty during the meeting and discuss the fate of arms control agreements between the two countries.

US Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman said:

"The president hopes that a meeting can help reduce tensions. "You can not solve the problems if you do not discuss them."