Trump Asks Muslim Nations To Help Wipe Out Extremism

Speaking at the Arab-Islamic-US summit, without naming Pakistan , Trump asked countries to ensure that terror groups don't find sanctuaries on their soil. While Israeli officials cheered Trump's election, some are now wary of the tougher line he has taken on settlements: urging restraint but not calling for a full halt to construction.

Ariana Grande 'Spent the Night Crying' After Manchester Concert Attack

The announcement came the day after a suicide bomb attack that killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester . An 8-year-old girl was among the dead - the youngest known victim - and the child's mother and sister were among 59 people wounded in what British Prime Minister Theresa May called "a callous terrorist attack".

Former CIA director says 'Russia brazenly interfered' in election

Secondly, the language shared with the Russians should have been cleared by the agency that first provided the intelligence. He said he might have been the first USA officials to contact Russian Federation on the topic. New Mexico Sen. Martin Heinrich said Trump's sharing would be considered the "mother of all leaks" if he held any position in government besides president, which gives him the authority to declassify whatever he wants.

Congress hearings show no Trump campaign-Russia collusion: White House official

It was the closest an American intelligence official has come to explaining the genesis of the FBI investigation into whether the Trump campaign cooperated in Russia's meddling in the USA election, and it made clear that what Trump has called "the Russian Federation thing" was viewed past year with the utmost seriousness by the intelligence community.

Special Counsel Mueller Briefed On Comey Memos

He said that he would cooperate with the Russian Federation probe, now being led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , and said if asked he would provide Mueller with the nature of conversations shared with Trump. "I don't think (Trump) ever asked somebody to say something that they didn't believe was true", the former official said. The White House is still fighting the released comments over Russian investigation and the firing of FBI director.