Everything In The White House Is 'Very Calm And Calculated — Trump

She defended that Trump's tweet didn't give any plans away, adding that the president is still deciding on a timetable and repeating that he's leaving a number of options on the table.

Top White House aides are pushing back on a new book from former FBI director James Comey that depicts President Donald Trump as unethical and "untethered to the truth".

The meeting comes at a sensitive time for Rosenstein.

Smoke rising from the east part of the city had turned the sky orange, according to Associated Press reporters, and fires were erupting nearby.

On Tuesday, trump once again expressed outrage at the raids, calling them "indiscriminate witch hunt". He encouraged Trump to skip the trip to South America to manage the Syria strategy.

"At the President's request, the Vice President will travel in his stead".

The raid on Cohen's offices came amid allegations he paid porn star Stormy Daniels US$130,000 shortly before the election to keep a tryst with Trump quiet. French President Emmanuel Macron said Thursday that "we have proof" chlorine gas was used by Assad's regime. "I have full confidence in Ty Cobb, my Special Counsel, and have been fully advised throughout each phase of this process", Trump said in a tweet Thursday afternoon. Two people familiar with the situation told The Times the president had watched a Fox News piece about the so-called "deep state" working to bring him down, pushing him further into a bad mood.

This is a developing story and will be updated. "Hopefully someday we'll get along with Russia, and maybe even Iran, but maybe not".

Trump tweeted that the "bad blood with Russia is caused by the Fake & Corrupt Russia Investigation, headed up by the all Democrat loyalists, or people that worked for Obama".

The announcement came a day after John Bolton took over as Trump's fourth national security adviser.

The Russian Reconciliation Center for Syria on Sunday categorically refuted the reports of a chemical weapons attack in Duma. Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj.

"The president has said, though, what he was going to do". Britain's ambassador to the United Nations, Karen Pierce, dismissed Konashenkov's claim as "a blatant lie".

"The President has made clear that he believes that this has gone too far", said Sanders journalists, speaking about the scope and direction of investigation Muller. The former official spoke on condition of anonymity, lacking authorization to speak publicly about planning.

The meeting, though, seemed to have been arranged quickly.

Under Justice Department regulations, only Rosenstein, who oversees the Russia investigation, can fire Mueller. Those systems encircle Damascus and some of Syria's larger bases.

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Twitter Friday: "One of the few areas of true bipartisan consensus in Washington is Comey has no credibility".

Whatever you think of the Trump administration, that's an astonishing paragraph.

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