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Donald Trump 'not my bride, and I'm not his groom': Putin

Putin praised Trump as someone who wanted to improve ties with Russia

AP | PTI  |  Moscow 

Vladimir Putin
Vladimir Putin

Russian President has refrained from making any criticism of President

Speaking at a news conference today, Putin dismissed a question whether he was disappointed in Trump as "naive."

In comments carried by Russian news agencies, Putin said Trump is "not my bride, and I'm not his "

Asked how would feel if Trump were impeached, Putin said it would be "absolutely wrong" for to discuss domestic politics:

Russian officials cheered Trump when he was elected last year, and Putin praised him as someone who wanted to improve ties with However, further sanctions on Russia and the US decision to close a Russian consulate have raised concerns that the two countries remain far apart.

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First Published: Tue, September 05 2017. 09:00 IST