Russian President Vladimir Putin stated that the summit with US President Donald Trump was «very thoughtful,» during an interview with the Russian Channel One in Helsinki on Monday. Putin said that the conversation with Trump was «very thoughtful» and that it was held «in the atmosphere of partnership.» The Russian leader also noted that Trump is a «very competent man. He's in the know, he... Еще listens. On some issues he stands by his opinions, including the JCPOA, the Iranian nuclear programme.» He went on to say that despite the disagreements, including the Iran nuclear deal, «I think we're on the right track.» Putin and Trump held bilateral talks in Helsinki on Monday. This was the third meeting between Putin and Trump; the leaders' first meeting was in July 2017 on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg and in November they met at the APEC summit in Da Nang, Vietnam.