27It absolutely suits us. You know that President Putin feels comfortable in any formats that are comfortable for his counterparts.28
35a face-to-face meeting between Putin and Trump will take place at the beginning36according to CNN.
As exemplified by the summit with Kim Jong Un in Singapore last month, Trump has an affinity toward face-to-face meetings with world leaders. In the case of Putin, Trump has already assessed their interpersonal ties up close, but wants more time to develop the leader-to-leader relationship, according to a person familiar with the summit's planning.
Trump has said that he wants to talk to Putin about Ukraine, Syria and election tampering.
71I'll talk to him about everything