Putin says Trump meeting useful, deplores U.S. sanctions

SOCHI (Reuters) – A summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was useful but U.S. sanctions against Moscow are counter-productive and pointless, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday.

Putin also said Europe needed the Moscow-led Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline project and that Russia was the most suitable supplier of energy for Europe.

He was speaking at a news conference after talks with Finnish counterpart Sauli Niinisto in the Black Sea city of Sochi.

Reporting by Denis Pinchuk; writing by Polina Nikolskaya; editing by

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