PARIS (CBSNewYork/AP) — President Donald Trump is in Paris Thursday, the place he’s assembly with French President Emmanuel Macron in his third overseas journey since taking workplace.
Trump and Macron will probably be holding a joint information convention and can later have dinner collectively on the Eiffel Tower.
Following a welcoming ceremony for Trump, the 2 presidents toured the Invalides monument, that homes the tomb of Napoleon Bonaparte and different French warfare heroes.
In the meantime, Trump says he doubts Russian President Vladimir Putin needed him to win the election and says he thinks Putin would have most popular Hillary Clinton.
“I maintain listening to ‘he’d somewhat have Trump.’ I feel in all probability not as a result of what I need a robust army, she wouldn’t spend the cash on the army,” the president stated.
Trump’s feedback come after his son, Donald Trump Jr,. says he didn’t inform his father a few assembly with a Russian lawyer throughout final yr’s presidential marketing campaign as a result of it was “such a nothing.”
Within the e-mail chain launched Tuesday, Trump Jr. appeared receptive to receiving damaging info from a overseas authorities. He launched a press release during which he denied any wrongdoing.
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