Trump congratulates Putin on winning presidential election
21 March, 2018, 08:18 | Author: Otis Hoffman
"The sides agreed to develop further bilateral contacts, including in the context of reshuffles in the US State Department". "When I look at a Russian election, what I see is a lack of credibility in tallying the results".
Asked by a reporter whether the White House believes the election in Russian Federation was free and fair, Sanders responded, "Look, in terms of the election, we're focused on our elections".
Trump's decision to congratulatePutin on his victory prompted immediate criticism from Russian Federation hawks in Congress like Arizona Sen. John McCain and others for calling Putin on Tuesday to congratulate him for his re-election.
"We don't get to dictate how other countries operate", Sanders said.
Trump said that he called Putin to congratulate him on winning his fourth term in office, and listed policy concerns that the two leaders meant to discuss in the future, including the "out of control" arms race. "And by doing so with Vladimir Putin, President Trump insulted every Russian citizen who was denied the right to vote in a free and fair election to determine their country's future, including the countless Russian patriots who have risked so much to protest and resist Putin's regime".
McCain has previously called Putin a murderer and a thug.
John McCain, R-Ariz., who chairs the Senate Armed Services Committee and has pressed the Trump administration to respond aggressively to Russia's interference in the US presidential election.
SA leaders set for last day of campaign
Mr Weatherill was the most vocal opponent of the federal government's National Energy Guarantee, Mr Turnbull said. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull offered his congratulations to Mr Marshall.
The White House said Trump limited conversation to "shared topics" on which the U.S. and Russian Federation could find common ground, like Ukraine, Syria, and North Korea.
However, Trump did congratulate Putin during the call. He noted that in Chechnya turnout was reported at 37 percent where there were election observers and 99 percent where there weren't.
"The two leaders spoke out in favor of developing practical cooperation in various areas, including in ensuring strategic stability and combating global terrorism".
She emphasized, however, that Trump is determined to establish a working relationship with Putin to tackle global challenges, including confronting North Korea's nuclear weapons program.
Apart from that, according to the Kremlin press service, the two leaders discussed further contacts between the two countries and topical worldwide issues.
The two leaders talked over the phone on Tuesday and discussed U.S. -Russia relations and denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula.
Sanders told reporters after the call that there are "no specific plans made at this time" for a possible meeting between Trump and Putin.
She said: "That's not simply what today's call was about".
With U.S. -Russian relations at a long-time low, Peskov said, "Putin remains open for normalizing relations with our American partners where it is in our interests".
He took his shirt off past year when the Wold Pack won their first-ever Mountain West regular season title. After a defensive stop, Josh Hall's rebound basket with 9.1 seconds remaining provided the go-ahead score.
Chief of Staff General John Kelly met with reporters Friday morning to try and dispel the notion he's resigning. Here's maybe a good place to note Kelly also is reported to have joined McMaster in the Trump Tumbril.
Ronald Elcock told FOX10 Phoenix was woman was walking outside of a crosswalk when she was struck by the self-driving vehicle. U.S. states set their own rules for roads, and a handful have passed laws allowing self-driving vehicles.
Fans suspected that Taylor's Bad Blood video was aimed at Katy and that Katy's Swish Swish lyrics were about Taylor. With American Idol only just beginning it's likely we'll hear more of Katy's thoughts on music in future episodes.
Indian diplomats and officials in Pakistan have been facing constant harassment at the hands of unknown people. An Indian officer and his family were followed by bike-borne men on Thursday, March 15, in Islamabad .
Incognito missed the entire 2014 season before signing in 2015 with the Buffalo Bills , where he still plays. The Los Angeles Times reported that Martin is expected to surrender to authorities on Tuesday.
A male contraceptive pill for men may be safe for daily use, according to researchers at the University of Washington . However, all the men taking the male pill had weight gain and a drop in their HDL or good cholesterol levels.
Ms Nixon is aligned with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, a Democrat who is politically to the left of Mr Cuomo. Nixon enters a Democratic field that also includes Cuomo and former state senator Terry Gipson, of Rhinebeck, N.Y.
Del Potro: I can't believe I won Indian Wells
Raonic, who is coming back from an injury-riddled 2017, blasted six aces but made two double faults. "He served well. In the press conference, the world no. 1 said: 'I don't even remember half of it, to be honest.
Martina Navratilova makes shocking Pay Gap Claim!
The BBC added that McEnroe is "widely considered to be the best expert/commentator in the sport, highly valued by our audiences". They also said: "They are simply not comparable". "His pay reflects all of this; gender isn't a factor ", the BBC concluded.
Jordan Poole's 3 at buzzer lifts MI past Houston
Luckily for the Wolverines, Devin Davis - who had been nine for 10 from the line - missed both free throws to give MI a chance. The Michigan basketball program is on to the Sweet 16 of the 2018 NCAA Tournament thanks to freshman Jordan Poole.
Iran warns USA against withdrawing from n
Iran maintains that it must have medium-range missiles to defend itself, an argument the Europeans have been sympathetic to. Iranian leaders have repeatedly ruled out re-opening negotiations , saying all sides should stick to the 2015 deal.
Bangladesh a tricky opposition: Karthik
Sri Lanka slumped to 41-5 but Kusal Perera and Thisara Perera shared 97 runs for the sixth wicket off 61 balls to lift their team. And yet, Shakib & Co.'s ability to fight fire with fire should stop India from taking the fixture - and the result - for granted.