President Donald Trump, right, and Russian President Vladimir Putin pose for a photo during the G20 summit in Hamburg Germany, July 7, 2017. The United States and Russian Federation have 90 per cent of the total nuclear weapons and it could have a big impact, he said.
"To me, it was the weakest performance by an American president ever", the Democratic senator from Virginia said in an interview with CNBC's " Squawk Box". "It makes us less safe", Biden said of Trump's remarks.
Trump made no mention of his having walked back comments that called into question USA intelligence findings of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.
On Tuesday, however, Trump backtracked and claimed that he had misspoken - that he had, in fact, meant to say that he did believe that Russian Federation had interfered in the election.
Coats' Friday comments came hours after the Justice Department indicted a dozen Russian military intelligence officers for attempting to undermine the 2016 election in part by hacking into the Democratic National Committee.
Ahead of Summit, Trump Blames US - Not Putin - For Sour Relationship
When the summit finally began, Trump had a very different approach. But Trump has insisted it is "a good thing to meet".
"In a key sentence in my remarks, I said "would" instead of 'wouldn't.' The sentence should have been, 'I don't see any reason why it wouldn't be Russia.' You can put that in", Trump instructed reporters at the White House. Question for President Trump as he meets Putin: Do you know which team you play for?'
On Tuesday, he said this: "The sentence should have been "I don't see any reason why it wouldn't be" Russian Federation".
Some lawmakers said they would seek remedies against Russian Federation in Congress.
"The cover story to accompany the cartoon is titled 'Putin's Poodle: Trump sells out USA intelligence agencies with the world watching".
With this tension, Tchantouridze says Americans should not be too anxious but he says do keep in mind that most of Russia's intercontinental ballistic missiles target the Northeast, as they see it as a seat of power for the country.
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The club are focused on trimming the squad after completing their main incoming transfer business. "Of course I believe in the players, and especially the new players".
Mr Trump had sought to calm the storm over what critics said was his failure to hold Mr Putin accountable for what U.S. intelligence agencies said was meddling in the 2016 United States election, saying he misspoke in the joint news conference in Helsinki. "It's 24 hours too late, and in the wrong place", Schumer said.
National security adviser John Bolton, who tends to hold hawkish views against USA adversaries, also expressed concern but stopped short of advising a correction because it would make the president appear weak, reported Vanity Fair. In another moment at the news conference, he called Putin's denial "strong and powerful".
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) joined the chorus of lawmakers pushing back on Trump's performance in Helsinki but was careful not to openly criticize the president.
Baker likes reacting to Trump about as much as he likes a root canal, but this time realized he had to respond, especially with Republicans all over the country joining in panning the president. "I think we need to go a little further than that".
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Cue flashbacks to the young Donna ( Lily James ) embarking on her lusty Mediterranean odyssey via Paris. Here We Go Again puts down his teacup, scrolls through the photographs on his phone and hands it over.