Vladimir Putin

Putin: Russia Is Not Rejecting the U.S. Dollar, Just Being Cautious

Russian President Vladimir Putin denies reports the Kremlin is trying to rid itself of American currency. This comes after the Treasury Department recorded Russia as having fewer holdings in U.S. cash. Putin said Russia is simply taking precautions because of sanctions, and what he calls ‘unlawful restrictions.’

Putin invites Pres. Trump to Moscow

The White House confirms President Trump is open to traveling to Moscow to hold another meeting with Russian leader Vladimir Putin. The announcement comes after Putin extended an invitation to the president to visit Russia for another summit. However, he noted the right conditions and circumstances need to be arranged before another meeting can happen.