(EXPRESS UK) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump met in Finland earlier this week to discuss relations between their two countries. Trump has now invited Putin to the White House, but has Putin been before? When will Putin visit Trump in the USA?
It was a controversial meeting between Presidents Trump and Putin on July 16, with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov calling the outcome "better than super."
However, U.S. headlines accused Trump of 'treason' and having made 'tragic mistakes' during the meeting.
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Russia and the US have a long history of conflict, dating from the Cold War when geopolitical tensions arose following World War II.
Restrictions are still imposed upon Russia by the USA, with talks between the two countries hoping to come to a solution.