Trump also reiterated an earlier comment he made about this trip, saying of his meetings with America's European and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies and then Russia's leader, "Putin may be the easiest of them all".
"In light of today's indictment, and if the President is going to persist in attending a summit with Vladimir Putin, he must take the forceful but necessary steps to stand up for the United States and defend our national security against the Kremlin's campaign to undermine democracy at home and overseas", Menendez said in a statement.
As for her relationship with Trump, she said: "We are friends".
He added: "Today we are talking trade, we are talking military".
Other accusations, denied by Moscow, include that it meddled in United States and European politics, supplied the weapon that shot down a passenger plane in 2014 over Ukraine and tried to kill a former Russian spy in Britain with a nerve agent.
"I will absolutely, firmly ask the question" about interference in the USA election, Trump said at a news conference with U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May at Chequers, her country estate.
He also said he will bring up the issue of Russian Federation meddling in the 2016 USA election. I will be asking that question again.
"I'm not going in with high expectations but we may come out with very surprising things", Trump said.
"I think by and large [Putin] views the world as a zero-sum game, but he most certainly views the relationship with the United States and Russian Federation as a zero-sum game", Sen.
Russian President Vladimir Putin's foreign affairs adviser reaffirmed Moscow's insistence that it did not try to influence the election as the U.S. Justice Department was preparing to announce charges against the 12 Russians.
Thai Cave Rescue: 4 More Brought Out So Far on Second Day
A mission to rescue a group of boys and their soccer coach trapped in the flooded cave since June 23 resumed hours earlier. The Thailand authorities have embarked on a rescue operation having assembled the best divers around the world.
Contrary to what Trump's supporters will say, the Mueller investigation is clearly not ending any time soon, nor should it.
The Kremlin has always been trying to arrange a summit, betting that Putin and Trump will get on well and stop a sharp downwards spiral in bilateral ties.
On Trump's meeting, McCain - who has previously admonished Trump for speaking highly of Putin - said Trump should exhibit loyalty to the country he calls home, rather than to the Russians.
Or will they continue to embarrass themselves by wasting valuable taxpayer time and money by using what should be very serious oversight responsibilities to hold additional fake hearings and witch hunts of their own?
The New START treaty negotiated under former President Barack Obama will expire in 2021, and both sides would like to extend and possibly expand the accord.
During the summit briefing, Ushakov challenged USA officials to offer proof to back the ongoing allegations of Russian interference, adding that Putin has proposed setting up a joint working group on cybersecurity to look into the issue.
"It's one of the signs that the wind is blowing in our sails, thanks in large part to Trump", he said.
Throughout his European tour, Trump has suggested he would like to build a better relationship with Putin.
He did allow, though, that there was "a new sense of urgency" about increasing military spending.
He said that it was German Chancellor Angela Merkel, not him, who was beholden to Putin because of a pipeline system Russian Federation is expanding between their countries. "It really hurts our relationship with Russian Federation".
After this, Trump will go to have tea with the Queen at Windsor Castle.
In a not unexpected development, the streaming giant Netflix led all other content providers with the most Emmy nominations today. Leading the nominations in totals by platform were Netflix (112), leapfrogging last year's leader HBO , which scored 108.
Jenner said she got the idea to launch her signature "lip kits" because she loved putting on lip liner as a teenager. Kylie says her business started with $250,000 of her own money that she made from modelling and endorsement deals.
Indeed, Vox points out, CNN's Jim Acosta reported that the Trump team reviewed these comments by Kavanaugh before choosing him. The appointee would replace Justice Anthony Kennedy , 81, who announced last month that he will retire this summer.
While it is weakening considerably as it moves towards us, we still run the risk for afternoon and evening showers and t'storms. He said a cold front will begin to move into ME on Friday , with temperatures expected to drop into the 70s by Saturday .
It is no surprise that Belgium coach Roberto Martinez has said in the lead up to Brazil that his side "will need power". For the third time in a World Cup - after 1982 and 2006 - the semifinals will feature only European teams .
According to ESPN , Paul said to TyC Sports: "We know that we are playing against probably the best player in the world". Ultimately the chances of his country rest on his shoulders but in this form, Modric could help take Croatia a long way.
Putin will meet alone at the summit because the president decided that this is the right time for direct communication, said Mr. The summit will follow a NATO meeting in Brussels where Russian Federation will also top the agenda, said U.S.
The messaging campaign will also underscore the risks faced by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) under a conservative Supreme Court . Brian Paul is an appellate lawyer who argues cases before the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals where Barrett serves.
"Here's to the adventures to come #lastwomanstanding #barely #immasleepforthenextfouryears #justkiddingidontsleep ". And, by the Game of Thrones philosophy ("you win or you die"), that makes Maisie (not even Arya) the real victor .
When subscribing to the €16.99 tier, those Ultra subscribers would also be able to watch Netflix on four screens simultaneously. The ever-expanding company, which is now led by CEO Reed Hastings, has 125 million memberships in 190 countries.
After missing for 9 days, 12 boys and their soccer coach were found alive and trapped inside a Thai cave on July 2. They would be provided with four months of food, and there are plans to teach the trapped boys how to scuba dive.
Tropical Depression Two forms in the eastern Atlantic
Meanwhile, another storm, Tropical Depression 3, is crawling over the Atlantic about 150 miles off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. The center of Tropical Storm Fabio was located near latitude 20.2 degrees north and longitude 125.4 degrees west.
Fortnite Playground LTM Will be Switched Off Next Week
While it's now finally active and working as intended, it is a limited time mode, and as such won't be in rotation forever. We don't know much about Season 5 yet, but expect the usual assortment of skins, emotes, and other Battle Pass goodies.