'It's Called Trump Derangement Syndrome!': Trump Defends Putin Summit, Slams 'Haters'

'It's Called Trump Derangement Syndrome!': Trump Defends Putin Summit, Slams 'Haters'

"Do you falsely claim to have said things you didn't mean to say?" she asks before the clip cuts to his claim that he misspoke when declining to criticize Russian election meddling reported by the USA intelligence committee. In a story explaining the cover, the editors said the merged image represents the conflict between the question of alleged collusion with Russian Federation and the question of whether Russian Federation attempted to influence the 2016 presidential election.

Mr Putin earlier accused forces in the United States of trying to undermine the success of the first summit, but said the two leaders had begun to improve US-Russia ties anyway. "Didn't get very much play, relatively speaking, but that statement was not acceptable".

United States lawmakers blasted Trump for not backing the American intelligence community's claim that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 presidential election during his press conference with Putin on Monday. His comments Wednesday morning further muddied his stance.

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Trump also claimed that he confronted Putin about the meddling in Helsinki: "I let him know we can't have this, we're not going to have it, and that's the way it's going to be". "That was a big factor", Trump said.

"We see that there are forces in the United States that are prepared to casually sacrifice Russian-US relations, to sacrifice them for their ambitions in an internal political battle in the United States", Mr Putin said.

"You have people that said, "You should have gone up to him".

"I have said that numerous times before, and I would say that that is true, yeah", Trump replied.

US Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, FBI Director Christopher Wray and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen publicly reaffirmed their confidence in the findings after the Helsinki meeting. He urged Trump to explain the discrepancy between his own statement and Coats's warning. I'll just leave it at that, ' Wray said.

Less than 24 hours after proclaiming Tuesday his "full faith and support for America's great intelligence agencies", Trump at first seemed to contradict those agencies once again.

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., warned the Senate might take the issue out of the president's hands. "Russia interfered in our 2016 elections". "He does believe that they would target US elections again".

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"These actions are persistent".

On Thursday, NBC News also reported that former director of US national intelligence, James Clapper, who was reportedly in the briefing, confirmed that evidence of Putin's involvement of the election was shown to Trump. He also sounded the alarm about potential attacks on USA infrastructure and the financial system. He said, "The Fake News wants no part of that narrative!"

In a possible dig at Mr Trump's unpredictable presidency, Mr Putin vaunted Russia's "consistent, responsible, independent foreign policy".

"Well, I'd accept it".

Standing alongside Putin on Monday, Trump deemed the suggestion an "incredible offer", but did not say he'd agreed to it. "This is what he does".

"Unfortunately, no matter how well I do at the Summit, if I was given the great city of Moscow as retribution for all of the sins and evils committed by Russian Federation over the years, I would return to criticism that it wasn't good enough - that I should have gotten Saint Petersburg in addition!" I have said that numerous times before, and I would say that is true, yeah'. "It better not be".

Putin acknowledges that U.S. President Trump does not recognize the annexation of Ukraine's Crimea.

Members of Congress have been working on legislation aimed at deterring interference in US elections.

A number of senators swiftly signed on to a bipartisan bill from Sens. "In fact, we expect the threat will grow in future years".

Browder told Fox Business Network that it was "just shocking" that the White House is considering granting Putin's request.

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