"The issue of human rights did not arise".
On Saturday, Trump said after a brief on-the-go meeting at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit with Putin that he believed the Russian leader when he said "he absolutely did not meddle in our election".
Trump was supposed to join hands with Vietnam's Prime Minister, Nguyen Xuan, and Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, but instead ended up cradling Nguyen's hand with both of his - breaking the line in two.
"According to Roque, "[Trump] stressed that he can be counted upon as a friend of the Duterte administration".
Prior to the speech, Mr. Kim said, "the biggest fear in Seoul has been the possibility of the US bypassing South Korea, striking Pyongyang and thus inviting massive retaliation from the North". "Philippine relations will go unaddressed, and one of those will be rule of law".
"If he keeps this approach up with a growing economic power like China, Trump will be the author of a new global reality: America Second", Schumer said.
L'ex numero 1 della Cia Brennan: "Trump intimidito da Putin"
Clapper ha poi concluso: "Cercare di dipingere Putin in un'altra maniera è sorprendente e mette il nostro Paese a rischio ". Ira degli ex responsabili dell'intelligence contro Trump che li ha definiti 'manipolatori politici' .
"As to whether I believe it, I'm with our agencies", Trump said.
Trump also visited Japan, South Korea and China. Duterte has seemed less committed to the strategic partnership with the U.S.
Marc Short, White House director of legislative affairs, was responding to a question about whether Trump accepts the U.S. intelligence community's assessment that Russian Federation tried to sway last year's election in his favor. "And that really is a sign of respect, perhaps for me a little, but really for our country".
Trump took an ambivalent stance over the weekend as he told reporters in Vietnam that he believes Russian President Vladimir Putin's denials of meddling but also stands with the USA intelligence agencies. "Human rights briefly came up in the context of the Philippines' fight against illegal drugs", Sanders said.
Mr. Turnbull said Australia will work with the U.S.to ensure stability. Responding to the news that police killed 32 people in a series of raids in August, Duterte said, "If we could kill another 32 every day, then maybe we can reduce what ails this country".
Now Trump is slated to attend the Association for Southeast Asian Nations conference on Monday to urge allies to pressure North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons program.
President Donald Trump is wrapping up his extensive trip to Asia with an global summit and one-on-one meetings with worldwide partners, including his Philippine host who is overseeing a bloody drug war.