President Trump struggles to contain firestorm over Putin summit

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"I accept our intelligence community's conclusion that Russia's meddling in the 2016 election took place", he said, reading the prepared text.

Even before Monday, Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott, who is running to unseat three-term Democratic Sen. He's willing to put aside the unanimous conclusions of his intelligence community (not to mention the Senate Intelligence Committee) and willing to believe the "very strong" assertions by the former KGB agent now running Russian Federation instead.

"Standing on stage in another country with the leader of another country who wants to and has sought to undermine this country, and to side with him over the United States - if I were asked to vote on this I would vote to impeach the president", O'Rourke said (via the Dallas Morning-News).

Trump's meeting with Putin in Helsinki does not seem to have contributed to writing history, but seems to have been more of a turning point in the history that will be written about President Trump.

"We will of course reshuffle here and take XC60s for the U.S.from our factory in Europe, and let China produce for other markets", Volvo CEO HÃ¥kan Samuelsson told Reuters.

"Yesterday, President Trump handed global leadership and stature -free of charge- to Vladimir Putin, a man who has spent his entire life working against the interests of the United States and who brutally suppresses and murders his own citizens", said Shaheen said in a statement.

Djokovic in Wimbledon semifinals
The No 2 seed had looked set for a comfortable afternoon when he won the first two sets, the second on a tie-break. His record of 34 straight Wimbledon wins when up 2-0 was snapped in the third set, and Federer fell shortly after.

Still, Canadian officials were hard at work trying to get a better sense of what was said during the two-hour, closed-door meeting between Putin and Trump - and what ramifications, if any, the discussion would have for Canada.

But minority Democrats have few tools to enforce anything. John Cornyn of Texas, said sanctions may be preferable to a nonbinding resolution that amounts to "just some messaging exercise". Though the exact numbers are disputed, the number of Russians killed during WWII is roughly half of what Trump claimed, and Russia and America were fighting on different fronts.

Ship and containers are shown at the port of Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California, U.S. July 16, 2018.

"We just conducted a year-long investigation into Russia's interference in our elections. I will say this, I don't see any reason why it would be".

White House officials did not elaborate on how Trump came to issue the clarification, but administration aides described being stunned by his initial remarks Monday.

Juncker, whose five-year mandate as head of the EU's executive arm ends in 2019, is known to use humour and frankness to achieve compromise in the 28-nation European Union. "We believe that the threat still exists" and are taking actions to block Russian cyberattacks, Sanders said. "And we have a lot of power".

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