Russia, US discuss oil market, coronavirus pandemic: Kremlin

US President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin shake hands during a joint news conference after their meeting in Helsinki, Finland, July 16, 2018. (File photo: Reuters)

Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump discussed oil markets and the spread of the coronavirus in a phone call on Monday, the Kremlin said.

The presidents agreed for Russian and US energy ministers to hold consultations on global oil markets. They also agreed to continue their dialog at a personal level, the Kremlin said in a readout of the call.

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