Russia claims to have transcript of President Trump meeting with Lavrov
00:15, May 18, 2017
Copyright 2015 All rights reserved. This material can't be published, transferred, copied or redistributed.
Putin attacked Trump's critics, describing them as "schizophrenic" in their response to the news that the President had been sharing information with Russian Federation.
Mr Trump has said he shared information about "terrorism and airline flight safety" while meeting foreign minister Sergei Lavrov and ambassador Sergey Kislyak last week.
"There was a call yesterday between the president and prime minister for about 20 minutes", the spokesman said.
The unnamed officials said Israel had previously urged the U.S.to be cautious with the said information.
The White House would not comment on Israel being the source. The Russian Foreign Ministry has dismissed the claims.
The visit had already generated its share of scandal after Moscow released pictures of the closed-door Oval Office meeting showing Trump and Lavrov grinning after White House officials presumed they would not be made public.
"We see political schizophrenia developing in the U.S. These allegations cannot be explained in any other way", Putin said at a news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni in Sochi.
In January, an Israeli newspaperreported that American intelligence officials warned their Israeli counterparts not to share sensitive information with the Trump administration because of the threat that it could be leaked to Russian Federation.
Senate Group Draws Fire for Lack of Women Working on Health Care
Bill Cassidy , R-La., was set to appear on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" after saying any GOP bill must pass "the Jimmy Kimmel test". In many states, premiums have been rising and insurance choices dwindling. "I'm already having those discussions", Collins said.
The requests by USA intelligence officials cast doubt on the assertion by the president's aides that the sharing was appropriate.
"We continue to work together and we have confidence in that relationship between us and the United States, that it helps to keep us all safer", May said.
"I can not comment specifically on that", Spicer said.
Trump administration officials at first denied the report by the Washington Post that Trump had shared sensitive intelligence with the Russians.
The New York Times reported Tuesday that Trump asked FBI Director James Comey in a meeting to end the FBI's investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn and his ties to Russian Federation.
The Senate's intelligence committee has also asked the White House for more information on the meeting, according to a spokeswoman. SourcestoldThe New York Times on Tuesday that Israel was that country. Two said, however, that the Israeli operation, one of the West's best windows into ISIS, was in jeopardy in the wake of the president's disclosure. I was in the room.
Meanwhile, in Washington, DC, "Democrats are calling on Republicans to join them in calling for an independent investigation", said Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett, reporting from Washington, DC. Other reports had earlier speculated that Jordan had been the source of the information. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said.
It takes just one click on an infected link or email attachment to have the virus spread to other computers within the network. European authorities have a warning for everyone hit by the worldwide cyberattack: Don't pay the ransom.
How it happened: For the first time in the series, Ottawa struck first, less than five minutes in, courtesy of Mike Hoffman. Whatever got past the defense was stopped by Anderson. "That's what special players do", Stone said of Karlsson.
As the Wizards face the most important game in franchise history in almost 40 years, the Wizards need to treat this as such. He continued to stay aggressive and drive to the basket, but for the most part was unable to get around his defender.
But that's complicated, because hackers need to find security flaws that are unknown, widespread and relatively easy to exploit. The first version of the malware turned up on 10 February and was used in a short ransomware campaign that began on 25 March.
The Golden State are the favorites to win the series and the team are going to give the Jazz their biggest test yet on the court. Several residents in Salt Lake City - where the Jazz dominate the sports scene - scoffed at the California players' comments.
Waiting would also have allowed the White House to put together a coherent story and transmit it to spokespeople and surrogates. But the question of whether Sessions broke his promise to stay out of certain investigations is complicated and political.
In another move that is bound to get developers salivating, Microsoft launched its Visual Studio coding platform for Mac. Windows 10 build 1507 was given a longer lifeline while Microsoft settled in to its update routine.
Washington is one of the best fast break teams in the NBA, so it is extremely important to take care of the basketball on offense. Both know their roles and do it well as they have recorded career-highs in field goal- and three-point percentage.
We all can't afford to buy our moms a fancy dinner but if you try to recreate one of her favorite foods it won't go unnoticed. We recognize so many different kinds of moms. "From you , we learn to raise hell, the bar, and our voices".
However, I liked the introduction of Star Lord's heritage and the feud between the two sisters, Gamora and Nebula. If that sounded needlessly convoluted, it's because that's how the movie felt at times.
House of Representatives passed a Republican-sponsored health care bill, the American Health Care Act, on Thursday. Days before his swearing in, President-elect Donald Trump made a bold promise on his plans for health care reform.
Trump urged to prod Erdogan on human rights
The two presidents' statements also didn't touch on another key Turkey-related issue: the extradition of cleric Fethullah Gulen. Last week, JOL reported that Trump approved a plan to arm the Syrian Kurds in order to help them fight ISIS in Raqqa.
Bobby Ryan Lifts Senators Past Penguins In OT In Game 1
Hornqvist hit post to start the power play but from there the Senators did a good job limiting Pittsburgh's chances on Anderson. But for a backup goalie who was just OK during the regular season, you have to wonder if Fleury is coming back down to earth.
HTC U11 hands-on: Taking on the Galaxy S8 in style
The HTC 10 achieved a paltry IP53 certification, which basically meant it was wise to keep it as far away from water as possible. You can check the location-based information such as weather and several other widget-like settings from the secondary display .
Activists say Kurdish-led forces advance on IS-held Raqqa
Erdogan welcomed Trump's election victory last November and said he hoped it would lead to "beneficial steps" in the Middle East. Asked if Turkey would continue to bomb the YPG in Syria if the group is armed by the US , Yıldırım was succinct.
Health care: This is why we need town hall forum
Don't a lot of us have those? Most Texans with pre-existing conditions and no access to job-based coverage weren't as fortunate. I don't understand the GOP's glee at the notion of killing something that - while truly flawed - is helping people.
Judges to hear appeal of Hawaii's travel ban win
That call , which was still online earlier Monday, appeared to have been taken down by the afternoon hearing. He added: "We've been very consistent since the first day of this administration on this".
Crosby scores twice, Bonino has victor as Pens beat Caps
We're going to go there and see what we're made of. "When we get those chances, we bear down and those are key goals for us". Pittsburgh F Chris Kunitz passed Mario Lemieux for fifth place on the team's all-time postseason games played list with 108.
Democrats see a winning issue in opposing GOP health bill
Collins also took issue with the bill's failure to adjust the size of its tax credits based on people's income or where they live. The House last week narrowly passed legislation aimed at repealing and replacing ObamaCare, sending the bill to the Senate.