GOP front-runner and real estate tycoon, Donald Trump Trump has repeatedly praised the Russian leader’s toughness and said he would be able to cut deals with him.
Trump, who backed Russia’s intervention in Syria, hailed the Russian leader. Trump said: “He does not like Obama at all. He doesn’t respect Obama at all. And I’m sure that Obama doesn’t like him very much. But I think that I would probably get along with him very well. And I don’t think you’d be having the kind of problems that you’re having right now.”
Trump supports Russia’s action against ISIS
Trump agrees with the Putin’s actions in Syria. He said: “And as far as him attacking ISIS, I’m all for it, If he wants to be bombing the hell out of ISIS, which he’s starting to do, let him bomb. If he wants to be bombing ISIS, let him bomb them. I think we probably work together much more so than right now.”
Putin seems to have mutual respect for Trump
Vladimir Putin appears to be mutual respect for Trump. if the Russian president’s latest comments are any indication. According to a news conference report, Putin called the Republican presidential candidate “a very bright and talented man,” as well as an “absolute leader” in the race for the presidency.
Putin goes on to say: “He says that he wants to move to another level of relations, to a deeper level of relations with Russia. How can we not welcome that? Of course we welcome it.” The Russian president also said that it is none of his business “to assess tricks Donald Trump [is] using to boost his popularity.”