SOCHI (AFP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said he desired to "absolutely restore" strained ties among Washington and Moscow, all through a visit by using US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.

"i would very similar to your visit to Russia to gain Russia-US family members and sell their improvement," Putin said as he obtained Pompeo at his residence inside the Black Sea resort of Sochi.

Putin also praised the Mueller document, in spite of its findings that Russia interfered within the 2016 US presidential election.

"regardless of the exclusive nature of Mr Mueller’s fee, on the complete he performed quite an goal research and confirmed the absence of any collusion between the usa management and Russia," he said.

Moscow has rejected these claims "from the very starting as entire nonsense".

Pompeo in advance informed Russian overseas Minister Sergei Lavrov that US President Donald Trump became dedicated to enhancing members of the family with Moscow.

Pompeo underlined to Putin that Trump wanted to make "our peoples more a success and, frankly, the sector more successful, too."

"President Trump wants to do the entirety we will and he requested me to tour here to communicate that.

"a number of our cooperation has been super -- on North Korea, on Afghanistan, we’ve done suitable work -- (and) counter-terrorism paintings -- collectively. Those are matters we are able to build upon."