OREANDA-NEWS Former US President Donald Trump stated that Russia’s ongoing special procedure in Ukraine was a surprise to him, as he was certain that a high focus of Russian troops on the border with Ukraine was expected for negotiations.
«I believed that Russian President Vladimir Putin was negotiating in this way when he despatched the military to the border… I believed it was a tough but good way to negotiate. I assumed he was heading to make a superior offer, as every person does, with the United States, and other individuals are decided to negotiate, as is the case with any trade deal», – mentioned Trump in an job interview with the American magazine Washington Examiner.
The former US President identified as Moscow’s final decision to start a particular procedure in Ukraine «very unhappy for the total globe». Trump stated that he was the a person who was «very tough» in relations with Putin, but pointed out that he got along well with him at the very same time.
Earlier, former US President reported that he was confident that reps of the Republican Occasion would get back electricity in the presidential elections in 2024. The politician explained this in the course of a assembly with supporters in Florence, South Carolina. He also declared the menace of a 3rd Earth War for the reason that of the scenario in Ukraine. The explanation, he said, is that «no 1 from the present-day administration can talk» with the Russian management, in individual with President Vladimir Putin.