Trump tweets article with unnamed source after criticizing reports with unnamed sources
Jun 01, 2017, 00:42
But former CIA Director John McLaughlin said if an intel officer attempted what Kushner is accused of it would be considered espionage.
In his first on-camera press briefing in almost two weeks, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer argued that news stories that use anonymous sources are unreliable, and called recent reports in the Washington Post and the New York Times that Kushner had worked to establish backchannel communications with Russian Federation during the presidential transition unsubstantiated.
It was a tumultuous Memorial Day weekend for the White House, particularly President Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, who was the subject of a series of bombshell reports that punctuated the end of the president's first trip overseas with fresh controversy.
"It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media", he said in another tweet to his followers.
Sunday: The New York Times reported that Kushner was among the voices in the White House that strongly urged President Trump to fire James Comey.
"And in fact the Trump presidency has even talked about expanding sanctions against Moscow over Ukraine, and so this is tougher language than what we saw coming out of Obama". "Back channels like this are the regular course of business and that's really all that we know".
Trump's longtime lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, has joined a still-forming legal team to help the president shoulder the intensifying Russian Federation investigations.
The FBI is investigating whether any members of Trump's campaign colluded with Russian officials to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. "This White House if filled with some of the finest and hardest working men and women in American government". Some Democrats have called for cancelling Kushner's security clearance which he enjoys as a senior adviser to the president.
White House sources told NBC News that Mr Kushner has now been advised to "lay low" while news about the FBI investigation continues to make headlines. "Very bad for U.S. This will change", He tweeted at about 7 a.m. ET. He added: "Whenever you see the words "sources say" in the fake news media, and they don't mention names.it is very possible that those sources don't exist".
The aircraft was sent to a remote bay where the "disruptive" passenger was apprehended by airport security, the airline said . In a few months after MH370 went missing, Flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was shot down in eastern Ukraine.
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A third suspect, a local woman, was also arrested Wednesday overnight during an armed raid but was later released without charges. As the probe into the possible network continues, the father and brother of suicide bomber Salman Abedi were arrested in Libya.
Martial law allows Duterte to use the armed forces to carry out arrests, searches and detentions more rapidly. Thousands of people have fled the city, said Myrna Jo Henry, an emergency response official.
Our strategic partnership is based on democratic values and commitment to an open, inclusive and rules-based global order. In Berlin Modi will hold bilateral meetings with Chancellor Angela Merkel and German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
Graco has said customers will be notified of the recall and dealers will provide consumers with a free replacement harness. Buckles can get gummed up by food and drinks, and that could make it hard to remove children.
After the pomp of presidential travel overseas, Trump will return to Washington and numerous problems he left behind. A US withdrawal from the 197-nation Paris Agreement could undermine worldwide efforts to limit climate change .
Another Spaniard John Rahm is playing the tournament for the first time as twelve months ago he was still playing collegiate golf. Jordan Spieth is our defending champion , as he rode his unbelievable short game to a three-stroke victory over Harris English.
The plan was released just a day after Trump left Saudi Arabia, Opec's de facto leader, following his first overseas state visit. Following this cat and mouse game, the crude oi price has consolidated between mid-40s to 50, with OPEC keen to push it higher.
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