Putin and trump discussed by telephone the settlement of the situation with North Korea

The presidents of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump held a telephone conversation. On 15 December, reported the press service of the Kremlin.

It is noted that the talks took place «at the American initiative.»

«The sides discussed topical issues of bilateral relations and the situation in crisis locations with emphasis on resolving the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula», – stated in the message.

The parties agreed to continue contacts.

Since 2006, North Korea has produced six nuclear weapon tests and tens of launches of ballistic missiles. After another test on 29 November 2017, the North Korean leader Kim Jong UN said that the country has completed the establishment of nuclear forces.

2 Dec trump’s Advisor on national security Herbert McMaster noted that the risk of war with North Korea «growing every day».

December 12, U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson said that the United States is ready to negotiate with North Korea without preconditions.

13 December, North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN called for the development of the DPRK even more nuclear weapons.

December 14, the White house acknowledged that it is not ready to engage in dialogue with North Korea until the country’s leadership will not «improve their behaviour».

On the same day Putin during an annual big press conference said that North Korea «does not see other method of self-preservation, but the development of systems of weapons of mass destruction and missile technology. Now, you see, worked to the fact that they have missiles to reach the United States, apparently».

«We believe that both sides need to stop the escalation of the situation. Already like we heard from American partners: «we will stop teaching.» No, took it and again held, the North Koreans again launched missiles. Need spiral to finish this, because this is an extremely dangerous thing,» he added.

Putin and trump discussed by telephone the settlement of the situation with North Korea 15.12.2017

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