Putin: Trump complained to me U.S. military spending was ‘huge’
Russian President Vladimir Putin has shared some details of his conversation with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump concerning defense spending.
In his interview to TASS for the project entitled "20 Questions with Vladimir Putin" the Russian president that the U.S. was spending far more on defense than Moscow.
According to the Russian leader, Trump told him the U.S. "have adopted a huge budget for the next year." "$738 billion budget, I think," he added.
Trump "said this with regret, he remarked. "The costs were too high. But he had to do it. He actually advocated disarmament, as he said," Putin concluded.