The US president's briefing materials also had the words "DO NOT CONGRATULATE" in capital letters but Mr Trump instead did just that to Mr Putin over his election victory.
Trump was also advised to condemn the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Trump "can call whomever he chooses" but noted that calling Putin "wouldn't have been high on my list".
After aides leaked embarrassing details of Trump's shock decision to call Putin and congratulate him on re-election, the USA president blamed the media for the furor and insisted Moscow can be a solid partner.
Rather than taking a hostile tone, Trump discussed the possibility of a meeting with Putin to discuss numerous issues facing the two countries.
Another White House official didn't dispute to CNN Tuesday the language on the notes provided by members of Trump's National Security Council, but said Trump didn't read or see the notecard.
"We'll probably be meeting in the not-too-distant future", Trump said to reporters after the phone call.
Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to cause trouble wherever he can so he can portray his country as strong again after the collapse of the Soviet Union, British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday. The White House denied last week that McMaster was on his way out.
Not only have election monitors cast doubt about the legitimacy of Russian elections, but Putin has been linked to election interference in the United States and other countries. A leak that only a small group of people would know about.
This was a particularly very bad call because the vituperative infant in the White House is locked in a tightening probe over whether Putin illegally helped him win the presidency and/or has leverage thanks to pee tapes or evidence of corrupt business deals.
The White House had said Monday that it was "not surprised by the outcome" of Sunday's presidential election in Russian Federation and that no congratulatory call was planned. Sanders insisted that the administration has scolded Putin at the appropriate times.
Perhaps more important than the call itself is the fact that the contents of the president's briefing materials were leaked to the national press.
Sanders said Trump didn't criticize the conduct of Russia's election in the call.
But she claimed Trump kissed her "very aggressively" and grabbed her breast, and became angry when she rebuffed him. Maria Glover, a law professor at Georgetown University, said that the decision will nearly certainly go to appeal.
Capitol Building after meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2017. Trump told reporters on Thursday that "it certainly looks like" Russian Federation was behind the attack.
Seven straight wins at the Liberty Stadium were soon forgotten as Spurs established a real control on proceedings. The second seemed inevitable and that it took until injury time at the end of the first half was a surprise.
It has always been our belief that the Pennsylvania Supreme Court acted in the best interest of the citizens of our commonwealth. The Supreme Court announced, "the application for stay presented to Justice Alito and by him referred to the Court is denied".
The Cavaliers played at the slowest pace in all of college basketball this year, at just 59.4 possessions per 40 minutes. We can look around the inner sanctum of NCAA Tournament surprises and try to figure out where this should be placed.
The No. 5 Clemson Tigers could be on upset alert in the final game of the Round of 64 as 5-point favorites over the No. 12 Aggies. The victor advances to the regional semifinals in Boston, most likely to face either No. 4 Wichita State or No. 5 West Virginia.
Speculation has mounted that Neymar is unhappy in Paris and there have been widespread reports linking him with Real Madrid. But the Brazil worldwide is unhappy at PSG and is aware that Real Madrid are willing to push for his signature this summer.
The southern parts of the area will most likely see the most snow, with one to three inches expected south of the turnpike. An impending storm system will bring a mix of snow, rain and freezing rain to the area by Tuesday morning.
The practice, according to the White House's estimate , is costing US companies $30 billion a year in intellectual property loss. The United States Chamber of Commerce and 44 other associations are urging President Donald J.
The broad Health Care Plans industry has an average P/S ratio of 16.24, which is significantly worse than the sector's 6.58. Tim Wentworth , president and CEO of Express Scripts , will be president and chief operating officer of Health Services.
He added: "We're also deepening our commitment to building products that address the news industry's most urgent needs". Google said it will take a cut of the revenue from the subscriptions generated through its feature, but.
Later, the duo headed to their Bandra residence, where Aamir cut two chocolate cakes and interacted with the media. Actor Aamir Khan is known to throw surprises. "I am here (in this world) because of my mother".
BOTTOM LINE: Northeast Conference Tournament victor LIU-Brooklyn makes its first appearance in the tournament in five years. TruTV is in its eighth year of broadcast rights, having first aired tournament games for the 2011 Big Dance.
Celebrities, students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and other Twitter users voiced their support for the teenager. The majority of students took part, said Annette Powers, the school's director of communications and marketing.
The stream is about to reach 600,000 viewers - that's over four times the high view count for Overwatch League tonight. Epic Games' " Fortnite " is set in a post-apocalyptic future where players have to scavenge for weapons and resources.
On March 15, after failing to reorganize around its successful stores, the toy superstore said it had to liquidate. Within the next week or two, the company will begin selling off their inventories at a discount.
Over half of the Dapchi schoolgirls abducted by Book Haram last month have been freed, reports the Nigerian government. Only 107 of the Chibok girls have been rescued or returned amid ongoing government negotiation with Boko Haram .
The company just recently announced all the stores would close leaving people until April 15 to use the gift cards. The chain has 14 Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores in Rhode Island and nearby locations in MA and CT .
Bajin specialises in staying positive and fighting for every point, which is Osaka's primary motive to making her game effective. And for Kasatkina, she was riding high off of wins over Caroline Wozniacki , Angelique Kerber, and Venus Williams .
Lazada founder Max Bittner, who has served as CEO since 2012, will take on the role of senior advisor to Alibaba. The statement didn't specify how much of the company Alibaba will own after the latest investment.
The agreement must be approved by EU leaders meeting at the European Council summit on the 22nd and 23rd of this month. However, he described the agreements as a "decisive" moment for efforts to avoid Britain crashing out without a deal.
The Patriots sent a fifth-round pick to the Raiders for Patterson and a sixth-round pick, NFL Media's Ian Rapoport reported. Patterson spent one year in Oakland after playing four seasons in Minnesota.
Then, days later, the airline sent a German Shepard that was supposed to go to Kansas was sent to Japan. Prosecutors in Houston are investigating to determine if criminal charges are warranted, AP said.
He then quickly turns and jumps into a golf cart, along with a staff member, to investigate the gunshots at the 1200 building. Nikolas Cruz was charged with 17 counts of first degree premeditated murder and 17 counts of first degree attempted murder.
Hawking himself found recognition from the Catholic Church, being named a member of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences. In Hawking's case, he was diagnosed at the age of 21, when he was told he probably had about two years to live.