US-Russia ties getting "Worse And Worse": Putin

US-Russia ties getting

President Vladimir Putin said relations between Moscow and Washington were getting worse and worse, noting in an interview published on Thursday that the current U.S. Administration had imposed dozens of sanctions on Russia.

Putin gives an interview to the Mir TV channel ahead of his visit to Kyrgyzstan to participate in the SCO Summit .

He made his gloomy assessment ahead of a G20 Summit in Japan later this month at which he might meet U.S. President Donald Trump .