President Trump to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin

President Trump will speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin today — their third phone call since Trump took office.
1:35 | 05/02/17

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The world's leaders traditionally stonewalled by American presidents now invited Wright to the White House embraced was kind words today the president will speak with Russian president Vladimir Putin for the third time since taking office from Putin and Chinese president changing painted heads of Turkey Egypt Thailand and now the Philippines the president has been welcoming to questionable world leaders. Even inviting the Filipino president and accused human rights violator Rodrigo do tardy to Washington. No because. And I don't I goodness it and it may be limited will be printed Romans. The goal would be to get the Philippines to help with the North Korean threat as tensions continue escalating. The president telling Fox News nobody say if a man who safe in the guy's got nuclear weapons if he gets the long range missiles were not safe either despite that trump telling Bloomberg under the right circumstances. He would be honored to meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong moon. This is somebody who has started his own people somebody this threatened to destroy the United States how could he be honored to meet with Kim Jung. The president understands. The threat that North Korea poses and he will do whatever is necessary under the right circumstances to protect our country from the threat that they pose he's still ahead a state. So it's it it is sort of a there's a diplomatic pieces. The president called Kim Jong it would a Smart cookie. This as North Korea war it will increase the speed of its nuclear test to a maximum pace today Norman ABC news Washington.

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