Crimean issue not raised in Trump's phone talk with Putin

16 February, 2017, 01:16 | Author: Essie Rivera

While there are infinite ways to celebrate Valentine's Day, Hater, the dating app that connects you with people who hate the same things, took an unusual route in celebrating love this year: by projecting a drawing of Vladimir Putin cuddling a pregnant Donald Trump. It was responsible for the display, which appeared on three separate buildings: on the corners of 15th Street and Ninth Avenue, the location of Apple's Chelsea store; 14th Street and Eighth Avenue; and at North Sixth Street and Wythe Avenue.

"We have no specific information regarding the possible meeting between Putin and Trump so far, we have not even considered the dates yet".

"Both sides expressed their readiness to make active joint efforts to stabilize and develop Russia-US cooperation on a constructive, equitable and mutually beneficial basis, " as well as "build up partner cooperation" on a wide range of global issues, according to a Kremlin statement following the phone discussion the two had on January 27. "We're just trying to make people laugh".

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This is not the first piece of art to poke fun at the two presidents" "special relationship'. A painting by an artist in Lithuania of Trump and Putin kissing sparked attention in May previous year.

Talking to reporters last Friday on Air Force One, Trump begged off questions about Flynn, saying he hadn't seen the reports about Flynn talking to the ambassador, but said he would "look into that". Also on Tuesday, the New York Times reported that Trump's campaign had repeated contact with Russian intelligence officials before the election.

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