White House declines to confirm release of American detainees in North Korea
: "[@POTUS] has learned every day since firing @Comey that it was the right thing to do, and certainly has been justified in doing so."
"Stopping a nuclear war" is the number one priority of @POTUS, asserts @PressSec in response to question of whether he prefers to meet with Kim Jong Un than special counsel Mueller.
Trump-Kim summit likely to occur before any summit with Putin, says @PressSec, but also stating "certainly nothing is finalized at this point."
"The first awareness I had was during the interview last night," says @PressSec of @POTUS repayments to @MichaelCohen212.
The president continues to deny "the underlying claim" by @StormyDaniels, asserts @PressSec, repeating that she gave the media the best information that she had at the time.
Noting WPFD2018 @PressSec says "many journalists around the world do their job at great risk every day."
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Stormy Daniels' lawyer: Trump and his aides are 'panicking'
: This spring marks 4yrs since the Phoenix VA crisis. We won't forget what happened to our GREAT VETS. Choice is vital, but the program needs work and is running out of $. Congress must fix Choice Program by Memorial Day so VETS can get the care they deserve. I will sign immediately.
@ChiefPentSpox: US SecDef, @StateDept @SecPompeo and @AmbJohnBolton are committed to forging a close and continuous relationship to collaborate and carry out the @POTUS's National Security Agenda.
@ChiefPentSpox: US SecDef is on travel back home to Washington State. Today he will speak at the Tri-Citian of the Year Award Ceremony and emphasize the importance of communityservice, highlighting how Americans look out for each other and work together to make communities better
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Senate confirmed @USArmy Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone to be the next Chief of USCYBERCOM. The Change of Command Ceremony will take place tomorrow at the Integrated Cyber Center Joint Operations Center with @DepSecDef presiding over the USCYBERCOM portion
: Today, it was my great honor to celebrate the NationalDayOfPrayer at the @WhiteHouse, in the Rose Garden. Proclamation:
A @StateDept spokesperson tells VOANews they cannot confirm a statement by RudyGuilliani that the 3 Americans detained in North Korea will be released today-says "we have nothing to announce."
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White House @PressSec Sarah Sanders tells a mob of reporters she can't talk about President Trump's hush money payoff to Stormy Daniels because it's the subject of "ongoing litigation."
: "We, again, are cautiously optimistic about where this will go." North Korea
Pakistan an important ally of US, Pakistan Army sacrifices against war on terror lauded: US
: Despite already having signed a detailed letter admitting that there was no affair. Prior to its violation by Ms. Clifford and her attorney, this was a private agreement. Money from the campaign, or campaign contributions, played no roll in this transaction.
Trump praises China's Xi as U.S. team arrives for trade talks
: Very common among celebrities and people of wealth. In this case it is in full force and effect and will be used in Arbitration for damages against Ms. Clifford (Daniels). The agreement was used to stop the false and extortionist accusations made by her about an affair,
: Mr. Cohen, an attorney, received a monthly retainer, not from the campaign and having nothing to do with the campaign, from which he entered into, through reimbursement, a private contract between two parties, known as a non-disclosure agreement, or NDA. These agreements are..
Pakistan government awaits US government approval over Ali Jahangir Siddiqui appointment
New A-29s arrive in US for the training of the Afghan Air Force pilots
Saudi Arabia confirms arrival of Guantanamo prisoner, first to be sent back to kingdom under President Trump.
North Korea has moved three American prisoners from a labour camp to a hotel ahead of the planned summit with the US
White House campaigns to win Senate confirmation of CIA nominee
Trump has all but decided to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal: sources
U.S. trade team arrives in Beijing for talks, China media cautious
: Our great financial team is in China trying to negotiate a level playing field on trade. I look forward to being with President Xi in the not too distant future. We will always have a good (great) relationship.
: Ainsley Earnhardt, a truly great person, just wrote a wonderful book, "The Light Within Me," which is doing really well. She is very special and so is her new bookbring it to number one.
Contradicting president, Giuliani says Trump repaid Michael Cohen for $130,000 payment to Stormy Daniels.
Rudy Giuliani on @POTUS: "This is our best president in my memory."
: As everybody is aware, the past Administration has long been asking for three hostages to be released from a North Korean Labor camp, but to no avail. Stay tuned.
: "This isn't some game. You are screwing with the work of the president of the United States." John Dowd, March 2018. With North Korea, China, the Middle East and so much more, there is not much time to be thinking about this, especially since there was no Russian "Collusion."
: I have been briefed on the U.S. C-130 "Hercules" cargo plane from the Puerto Rico National Guard that crashed near Savannah Hilton Head International Airport. Please join me in thoughts and prayers for the victims, their families and the great men and women of the National Guard.
"Emmet Flood will be joining the White House Staff to represent the President and the administration against the Russia witch hunt. Ty Cobb, a friend of the President, who has done a terrific job, will be retiring at the end of the month," says @PressSec in fresh statement.
White House: Ty Cobb, White House lawyer representing Trump in Russia probe, retiring at end of May
Ukraine to mirror U.S. sanctions on Russia: president
China much more able than the US to handle a trade war, according to a Chinese government official says
Immigration system of the US "under siege right now," says @POTUS
There are "many threats to American security, liberty and prosperity," says @SecPompeo, adding he "we will employ tough diplomacy when necessary."
Threats from Iran, China and Russia noted by @Pompeo in his remarks
"Our eyes are wide open" on the DPRK, says @SecPompeo "A bad deal is not an option. The American people are counting on us to get this right."
"I want the State Department to get its swagger back," says @SecPompeo
If @realDonaldTrump does pull out of JCPOA, warns MEP @DavidMcAllister, "they must be clear and accept that once again the US would be sending a wrong message that undermines a valuable example of multilateral diplomacy and it will jeopardize the entire region." IranRelations
Pompeo vows to push for North Korea's denuclearization 'without delay'
China hopes that the dialogue between DPRK and the United States will go smoothly and achieve substantial progress, said Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi Wednesday during his talks with DPRK FM Ri Yong Ho
Pentagon has sent its detentions-policy recommendations to the White House. It "provides our warfighters guidance on nominating detainees for transfer to Guantanamo detention should that person present a continuing, significant threat" to US, says spox
: A Rigged System - They don't want to turn over Documents to Congress. What are they afraid of? Why so much redacting? Why such unequal "justice?" At some point I will have no choice but to use the powers granted to the Presidency and get involved.
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The @WhiteHouse puts out a "What they are saying" re @CIA nominee Gina Haspel - 1st former CIA director it quotes none other than @JohnBrennan, who has been unabashedly critical of @POTUS but has spoken out in favor of Haspel
Trump to interview former Representative Jeff Miller as possible veterans affairs secretary this week - White House official
: NEW BOOK - A MUST READ. "The Russia Hoax - The Illicit Scheme to Clear Hillary Clinton and Frame Donald Trump" by the brilliant Fox News Legal Analyst Gregg Jarrett. A sad chapter for law enforcement. A rigged system.
: "The questions are an intrusion into the President's Article 2 powers under the Constitution to fire any Executive Branch Employeewhat the President was thinking is an outrageous..as to the President's unfettered power to fire anyone" Joe Digenova, former US Attorney
Trump denies on Twitter any collusion with the Russians or obstruction of justice in the Muller investigation
: There was no Collusion (it is a Hoax) and there is no Obstruction of Justice (that is a setup and trap). What there is is Negotiations going on with North Korea over Nuclear War, Negotiations going on with China over Trade Deficits, Negotiations on NAFTA, and much more. Witch Hunt.
Ukraine has frozen four investigations touching on Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort. Lawmakers say the country, dependent on US military and financial aid, cannot risk angering President Trump.
Activist says Americans detained in North Korea were relocated to hotel near Pyongyang
US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said that he hoped to reach a deal to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement in mid-May, which could buy more time for the current Congress to approve the deal
Trump's legal team lacks the security clearances needed to discuss sensitive issues related to a possible presidential interview with Mueller, sources say
Close Xi aide to meet U.S. trade delegation in Beijing
German minister urges EU unity in trade conflict with U.S.
South Korea says it wants U.S. troops to stay regardless of any treaty with North Korea
A 16-year-old has died after police say he was stabbed in Northeast, D.C. on Tuesday. The 16-year-old victim was a student at KIPP DC College Preparatory High School. The stabbing happened around 4:35 p.m. in the 1300 block of 2nd Street and Florida Street NE. Upon arrival, officers found the teen suffering from a stab wound.
on @KanyeWest's support for @POTUS: "Black conservatives get ridiculed all the time."
Joe diGenova on if Mueller issues a subpoena for an interview with @POTUS: "We are headed to a constitutional crisis."