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The conversation followed phone talks between Mr Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, which lasted 45 minutes, according to White House press secretary Sean Spicer.

No details of the phone conversation have been revealed at the moment, RFE/RL reported.

Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov wrote on Twitter that the talks lasted 40 minutes.

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After a conversation with Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump will also speak with the French President and the Prime Minister of Australia.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Trump had already spoken with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who was invited for a personal meeting in the White House February 10.