Putin and Trump discussed arms control, Iran in phone call: Kremlin

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan June 28, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed arms control and Iran’s nuclear program in a telephone call, the Kremlin said in a statement on Thursday.

The two leaders also expressed a mutual desire to develop trade and economic interaction between Russia and the United States, the Kremlin added.

(This story corrects to change “Iran’s nuclear arms program’ to “Iran’s nuclear program” in first paragraph.)

Reporting by Darya Korsunskaya; writing by Polina Devitt; Editing by Hugh Lawson