The United States in talks with Russia and China on an important agreement similar to gun control, says Donald Trump

WASHINGTON: The United States is in talks with both Russia and China in an important agreement similar to arms control, president of the United States Donald Trump has said.

"We are looking at right now. We are dealing with China, we are dealing with Russia ," Trump told reporters at the South lawns of the White House Monday.

"I think they would both like to do it especially as we are talking about but we are looking at a major arms control-kind of an agreement right now with Russia and China and maybe somebody else," he said.

The US president was responding to a question from a Russia n correspondent. However, he did not respond to a question whether he has sought to extend the .