Washington: Top Democratic party leaders slammed US president Donald Trump for meeting his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G20 Top in Germany, describing the relocation as an “humiliation” for the country. They likewise knocked Trump for forming a joint working group with Russia on cyber security.

“While a couple of advantages came out of this summit, total it was an embarrassment to our country and our suitables. Plainly the most affordable moment of all was his meeting with Vladimir Putin on a number of counts,” Senate minority leader Charles Schumer said.Donald Trump

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Trump and Putin met on Friday on the sidelines of the G20 Top in the German city of Hamburg. The conference comes amidst
allegations by the United States intelligence neighborhood that Russia looked for to affect the outcome of last year’s US presidential election.

“The reports from President Trump’s personal, two-hour meeting with Putin leave the American people asking why the president continues to fawn over Putin instead of defending the integrity of America’s democracy,” House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi stated.

“United States intelligence authorities have concluded with high confidence that Russia intervened in the 2016 election, however Trump still contradicts this truth,” she said.Pelosi said establishing a joint working group on cyber security with the country that hacked US election facilities is a nonsensical and ridiculously inadequate action to the Russian threat.”Yet, the Trump administration and Republicans continue to ignore Democrats’require a really independent, American-led commission to protect our democracy from additional foreign meddling,”she said.Schumer said it is clear that Trump is not happy to be the guardian of American interests when it pertains to handling Putin.”Rather than decisively confronting the Russian president head on, the president appeared to give in to Putin’s rejection, probably leading the way for future Russian disturbance in our elections,”he said.However, Trump’s leading Cabinet and administration authorities defended his handling of the meeting with Putin.” I think president Trump dealt with the conference remarkably, alright? It was really clear what began as a 30-minute meeting and president Trump made it extremely clear in addressing the problems around the election,”treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin informed reporters.Published Date: Jul 09, 2017 08:52 pm|Upgraded Date: Jul 09, 2017 08:52 pm Also See G20 top: Donald Trump satisfies Vladimir Putin, talks of’positive outcomes’instead of election meddling Cricket Ratings India in West Indies, Just T20 International, 2017 Zimbabwe in Sri Lanka, 5 ODI Series, 2017 India in West Indies, 5 ODI Series,

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