The outrage was quickly overshadowed on social media when users pointed out the blatant hypocrisy; noting former President Barack Obama called Putin following his election in 2012.
"I suspect that we'll probably be meeting in the not too distant future to discuss the arms race, which is getting out of control", Trumpsaid.
Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, a frequent Trump critic, called the president's call "odd". "An American president does not lead the free world by congratulating dictators on winning sham elections", a statement issued by his office read. After multiple administration officials put out statements condemning Russian Federation for the attack, the White House responded by imposing sanctions on Russian Federation for the poisoning and its interference in the 2016 election.
Republican U.S. Senator John McCain chastised Trump for the congratulatory call.
"The two leaders spoke out in favor of developing practical cooperation in various areas, including in ensuring strategic stability and combating global terrorism". Relations between the two countries instead have remained tense amid the allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 United States presidential election and the investigations of whether there was collusion between Trump's campaign and Russia.
What they didn't discuss today was noteworthy as well: Trump did not raise Russia's meddling in the USA elections or its suspected involvement in the recent poisoning of a former spy in Britain.
Sanders adds that the call was meant to discuss areas of cooperation between the USA and Russian Federation.
Russian Federation denies meddling and Trump says there was no collusion.
Trump and Putin last met in Vietnam during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit.
Other western leaders have called Putin following the Russian election, including the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, and President Emmanuel Macron of France.
"As I said before, when it comes to the missiles and the planes and all of the military equipment, there is nobody that even comes close to us in terms of the technology and the quality of the equipment", the president continued.
The ESPN story said the investors in Ebersol's league have a "7-10-year plan" for success, which is smart. He also confirmed that current plans call for no timeouts and 60 percent fewer commercials during games.
The practice, according to the White House's estimate , is costing USA companies $30 billion a year in intellectual property loss. The US trade deficit with China ran to a record $375 billion previous year - but US exports to the country were also at a record.
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Though, there is one actress whose salary remains a mystery to all - that of break-out star Millie Bobby Brown . Details known for the third season include that it will feature a new evil and won't focus on Will as much.
Perhaps, most importantly to people who live in New York City, Nixon has promised to fix the subway (which she rides every day). If elected, Nixon would become the state's first openly gay governor and the state's first female governor.
The meeting comes ahead of a May 12 deadline for US President Donald Trump to extended waivers of economic sanctions on Iran. He has said, however, that he would not do so if the deal is not " fixed ".
The Sarah Sanders business made the outrage couch at "Fox & Friends" Monday morning, with Ainsley Earhardt taking Carrey to task. Portraying Trump as a witch likely alludes to the President's frequent use of the term "witch hunt" on Twitter .
The researcher added that studies indicate that men prefer taking an oral contraception rather than an injection or implant. However, longer studies are needed to confirm that it does indeed block sperm production, the researchers said.
We have been listening to them all along and want to ensure that Uber remains an attractive opportunity for them. Drivers were making a fraction of what was promised to them when they partnered with the companies, he added.
CCTV now has more than 70 bureaux overseas, while China Radio International broadcasts in more than 60 languages. Modi said that Xi's re-election shows that he enjoys the support of the whole Chinese nation, the report said.
Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud also congratulated Putin on his election victory, the Saudi Press Agency said on Monday. The monitor registered more than 2,500 complaints of violations, with some 460 in Moscow and about 230 in St Petersburg.
Dombroski was competing in a tournament with the school's rugby team and was last seen at a bar early Sunday . Organisers of the tournament had offered a $US1,000 reward for information about Dombroski's whereabouts.
Trump praises Saudi crown prince over economic ties
The Saudi Crown Prince, who looked embarrassed throughout the process, had no other choice but to smile at the President "joke". Over the past nine months, Congress has approved United States dollars 54 billion in arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
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Numbers reveal breadth of investigation into Texas bombings
The two injured men, who were aged 22 and 23, are white, unlike the victims in the earlier blasts, who were black or Hispanic. An FBI representative said at the briefing that 350 special agents were in Austin to help with the investigations.