Another story that broke while Mr. Trump was gone was one that said three leakers inside the White House had been identified, and that the President would be getting rid of them once he returned to the U.S. No names were revealed, but it has resulted in plenty of rumors across the political spectrum, especially more from conservative figures on social media, who publicly pointed the finger at aides whom they argued are not reliably supportive of the President.
Trump previewed the address Saturday before he flew home from Italy, the final stop on his first trip overseas since taking office.
President Trump celebrated his "home run" of a foreign trip during a speech in Italy to USA military troops he called the "warriors of freedom" and "the patriots who keep the fires of liberty burning".
However, the U.S. courts have blocked this veto and it has not been allowed to come into effect.
The final communique acknowledged a split between the United States and its six partners over honoring the 2015 Paris accord on climate change.
But while Trump told the troops that his meetings with global leaders have restored his confidence in the strength of America's alliances, he stressed that the joint effort to defeat terrorism would not be possible without the American men and women who dedicate their lives to military service. Already the Huffington Post reports that his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner planned to set up secret communications with Moscow during the presidential transition. His first foreign trip had him traveling through five countries in nine days.
In a press conference in Sicily on May 26, White House advisers H.R. McMaster and Gary Cohn declined to comment directly on the reports.
"It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media", Trump tweeted in an early morning salvo that accused reporters of falsifying the controversy over claims that his campaign aides colluded with Russians' election hacking effort.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met one-on-one with Donald Trump May 27 on the sidelines of the G7 summit in Sicily, where they talked all around an elephant in the room the size and shape of North America.
The volley of tweets represented Trump at his most authentic and defiant, lashing out when he feels he is under attack, and appeared to reflect a belief that only he, and not his staff, is qualified to speak in his own defense.
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He showed no signs of lingering issues, though, beating several defenders off the dribble and handing out seven assists. In Game 5 on Thursday night at TD Garden in Boston , James dropped 35 points and Irving scored 24 in the 135-102 win.
Concluding his first trip to the Middle East, President Trump left for Rome to meet the Pope in the Vatican.
Der Spiegel has reported that in a trade meeting he expressed his displeasure at the export success of the German auto industry by telling European Union leaders, "The Germans are bad, very bad".
Other G-7 nations leaned heavily on Trump to stay in the deal, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel saying "we put forward very many arguments".
G7 leaders announced that they had come to an agreement on establishing further steps to fight terrorism.
"I think we hit a home run no matter where we are", Trump told the soldiers. Trump capped off his trip on Saturday with a speech to U.S. troops and a handful of in-flight tweets.
"This is not fair to the people and taxpayers of the United States and many of these nations owe massive amounts of money from past years". Trump has been unable to fully escape the Russian Federation controversy, but the pace of events, meetings and focus on foreign policy have distracted him in ways he won't be in Washington.
Another display of Trump's awkward body language was his infamous handshake with French President Emmanuel Macron. His lawyer said Kushner will cooperate with investigators.
Trump has been frustrated by what he views as his team's inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. And the search continues for an Federal Bureau of Investigation director to replace Comey.
They are discussing foreign policy and security, with the Manchester bombing casting a shadow over the meeting.