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His comments came after the White House said it was "in the process of coordinating" another summit between Trump and Kim, after Pyongyang proposed a second meeting in a letter delivered to Trump.
Despite the sanctions, Putin said a summit with Trump in Helsinki last month had been useful and praised the benefits of direct dialogue.
Trump has threatened to dump the 24-year-old accord if it is not reworked to the advantage of the United States.
President Maithripala Sirisena thanked Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera for donating two coast guard patrol craft costing over USD 11 million in total.
US-Mexico ties have deteriorated significantly under Trump, who campaigned on building a border wall and has repeatedly blamed Mexico for economic and social problems in the US.
The French President did not appear receptive to Netanyahu's argument.
Mattis met the prime minister on the sidelines of the International Institute for Strategic Studies' 17th Asia Security Summit.
French diplomats said Iran would be a key issue when Netanyahu visits Paris on June 5, and when he meets Merkel in Berlin.
The discussions come against the backdrop of Israeli calls for an end to any Iranian military presence in Syria.
Trudeau is hosting the leaders of Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States at the June 8-9 summit in La Malbaie, Quebec.
Putin spoke highly of the 19th Communist Party of China National Congress, which he said had created more favourable conditions for further development of bilateral ties in the long run.
After months of tough posturing, India and Pakistan renewed Track II diplomacy when an Indian delegation held talks with a Pakistani team in Islamabad on April 28-30.
The US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal will once again put India’s diplomatic skills to the test.
Trump is due to decide by May 12 whether talks with Paris, Berlin and London on tougher anti-Iran measures have advanced far enough.
G7 capitals are worried about Russia's support for Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad's regime in his country's brutal civil war and alleged attempt to kill a defector with a nerve agent on Russian