Russia's Vladimir Putin signals approval of Trump presidency - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Russia's Vladimir Putin signals approval of Trump presidency

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin is giving a thumbs-up to president-elect Donald Trump's victory. 

"Russia is ready and wants to restore the full-fledged relations with the U.S.," Putin said. "I repeat: we understand this will be difficult, but we are ready to play our part in it."

The Kremlin says Putin wants to work together to remove Russian-American relations to the stable and sustainable development track. 

The Russian President also says he has confidence Moscow and Washington can build a constructive dialogue.

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