"We realize and know that the situation in Venezuela remains difficult. We support your efforts to achieve mutual understanding in the society and settle relations with the opposition," Putin said at a meeting with Maduro on Wednesday
PM Narendra Modi, along with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin, agreed on the importance of reform and strengthening of multilateral institutions.
Trump tweeted during his flight to Argentina that "based on the fact that the ships and sailors have not been returned to Ukraine from Russia
Putin said: "Well." He did not provide further details, but the French presidency said the pair had a wide-ranging discussion during lunch after the commemoration.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had invited President Trump for a bilateral visit to India during their talks in Washington last year.
Trump made the remarks in a CBS News interview aired on Sunday night where he also spoke about his relationship with North Korea, China, Russia, and his own West Wing staffers and Cabinet.
After years of negotiations, both countries are on the verge of inking a Rs 40,000 crore deal to procure S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems for the Indian Air Force.
Putin invited Kim and the South's President Moon Jae-in in June to an economic forum in Vladivostok next month although it is not known whether the North Korean leader responded to the invitation.
"We have no time limit. We have no speed limit." said Trump
Trump's support of Putin has set off an endless wave of condemnation in the US.
"He offered to have the people working on the case come and work with their investigators with respect to the 12 people," said Trump
Putin's response echoed Trump's stance on the Mueller probe, which is digging into possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Moscow.
Speaking before the summit in Helsinki, Trump added that his Republican Party had also been the target of Russian hacking efforts but had superior cyber security measures in place.
Trump arrived in Brussels on Tuesday evening here for the NATO summit scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday.