President Trump says he spoke with Putin about ‘Russian Hoax’ over the phone

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WASHINGTON (WRIC) — President Donald J. Trump said he spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the phone to discuss various topics, including Special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential Election, in a tweet on Friday. 

Trump repeated earlier sentiments that building a relationship with Russia and China “is a good thing, not a bad thing.” 

Trump tweeted that he spoke with Putin about, “Trade, Venezuela, Ukraine, North Korea, Nuclear Arms Control and even the ‘Russian Hoax.'” Trump said his conversation with Putin was a “very productive talk.” 

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