Mr. Ushakov said that the two countries had not started any preparatory talks for a White House meeting, because of the tailspin in relations.
Trump called Mr. Putin to congratulate him on his re-election, and told said later that the two would "probably get together in the not-too-distant future".
"If everything goes well, I hope the Americans will not give up their proposal to discuss the possibility of holding a summit", TASS news agency quoted Ushakov as saying. Ushakov said that the US and Russian governments didn't have time to start arranging the meeting before the USA announced the expulsion of Russian diplomats, the AP reported.
Some Republican lawmakers criticized Trump for making the congratulatory call to Putin.
The president thanked those who helped organize the events, including his wife and the White House Historical Association.
"We have nothing further to add at this time".
Dead After Hotel Collapses in India
The Collector of Indore Nishant Warwade has told NDTV that two to five people may still be trapped under the rubble . At least 10 people have been killed Saturday after a four-story building collapsed in Indore's Sarvate Bus Stand.
"We want to believe that the discussions (on a proposed summit) will begin", Ushakov said.
Putin and Trump are not now scheduled to see each other until November, at the G-20 summit in Argentina.
After the call, Washington expelled 60 Russian diplomats and shut down a Russian consulate in Seattle, joining Britain's allies in responding to the poisoning of former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the English city of Salisbury on March 4.
Other experts stress the aggressive moves that the Trump administration has taken against Russian Federation, from expelling diplomats and closing consulates to a new round of sanctions.
Tensions also continue with the United States investigation into alleged meddling by Russian Federation in the 2016 presidential election.
Tiffany Trump made the rounds along with her half-brother before President Trump emerged from the White House to greet the crowd with Melania at his side.
As Kens5 puts it, "There is a fine line between bravery and stupidity, but the line isn't so fine when people snort condoms ". PARENTS are being urged to be vigilant over a risky new social media challenge of teens snorting condoms up their noses.
This is a "serious violation of ethics law" said Norm Eisen, former White House ethics czar under the Obama administration. He said the condo was partly owned by his wife, who he said has not lobbied the EPA.
He shot his documentary of archivist PK Nair, Celluloid Man (2012) on different film formats that he could find. Nolan is being accompanied by his wife Emma Thomas and acclaimed visual artist Tacita Dean.
Prince Harry and Markle are to marry at St George's Chapel, within the grounds of Queen Elizabeth II's Windsor Castle residence. More details have been released by Thames Valley Police (TVP) about the royal event, which will take place on Saturday, May 19.
It's about performance, not just about going in there, looking for him and going "Bosh" and hoping he flies out of the ring. I believe Joshua wants to take away the play that Wilder has realized over the past four weeks.
Sloane Stephens is heading to the Miami Open final, after rallying to beat Victoria Azarenka 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 in the semifinals. The 25-year-old dropped the opening set but recovered to clinch a dramatic 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 win over the world number one.
It will take time and research before the medical community at large decides whether or not to treat the interstitium as an organ. It surrounds arteries, muscles, and the digestive and urinary tracts in a layer long thought to be dense connective tissue.
On Saturday, during a speech in Istanbul, Erdogan said: "I strongly condemn the Israeli government over its inhumane attack. Referring to April Fool's Day, he added: "Apparently this is how they mark April 1 in Ankara".
De Villiers reviewed but replays confirmed the umpire's original decision and he walked off having made 69 from 119 balls. Sayers took two wickets in three balls late in the day, sending back de Villiers and Kagiso Rabada in his 2-64 on debut.
Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono speaks during an interview with Reuters at the Foreign Ministry in Tokyo, Japan March 27, 2018. However, Russian Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said, "So far, a Russian-North Korean summit is not on the agenda".
Subject of 'Serial' podcast to get new trial on all charges
A Baltimore Circuit Court vacated that conviction in 2016 , citing the "ineffective assistance" of Syed's former attorney. On Thursday, CBS Baltimore reported that the Maryland Court of Special Appeals released its decision on the Adnan Syed v.
Mets slugger Rusty Staub dead at 73
Staub, a six-time all-star, played 23 seasons from 1963 to 1985 with Houston, Montreal, the Mets, Detroit and Texas. The Mets came close to derailing what would become a three-peat dynasty in Oakland, losing in seven games.