The Latest: Trump Says He Learned Of Son’s Meeting Recently
The Latest: Trump says he learned of son’s meeting recently
WASHINGTON — The Latest on the controversy surrounding a meeting last summer between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer promising damaging information on Hillary Clinton (all times local):5:50 p.m.
President Donald Trump says he was unaware of his son’s meeting with a Russian lawyer until recently.
Trump tells Reuters in a White House interview before departing for Paris Wednesday that he “didn’t know until a couple of days ago when I heard about this.”
Trump also defended his son’s decision to take the meeting, saying he thinks “many people” would have done the same.
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