It was a carefully couched response, echoed by secretary of state Rex Tillerson, which avoided the allegation being made that Trump revealed enough classified information to potentially allow the Russians to identify its source.
Sasse, a frequent critic of Trump, emphasized on "Fox & Friends" there is a lot of information about the situation that he and other don't know yet.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended his decision to disclose information to Russian officials during a White House meeting last week, saying he had an "absolute right" to share "facts pertaining to terrorism and airline flight safety".
The reports came days before Trump departs on Friday for his first overseas trip as president, to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Italy and Belgium.
The Post reported that after the meeting, the White House "took steps to contain the damage, placing calls to the CIA and the National Security Agency".
"Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has said that such media speculations were part and parcel of the campaign that had been launched long before the USA presidential election with the aim of putting political pressures on the new administration in the White House and for bargaining over various appointments and lobbying".
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One senior North Atlantic Treaty Organisation diplomat quoted by Reuters said: "If true, this is not going to instil confidence in allies already wary of sharing the most sensitive information". "I get great intel".
For the leader of Senate Republicans, the biggest concern is that the controversy over Trump's sharing of secrets - with the successor to what Republican President Ronald Reagan once labeled the "evil empire" - is that it's distracting lawmakers from their legislative program.
The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to speak publicly, would not say which country's intelligence was divulged. CIA Director Mike Pompeo was to brief members of the House intelligence committee later in the day. Bob Corker of Tennessee, said the White House is "in a downward spiral right now".
On Monday, McMaster told reporters: "The president and the foreign minister reviewed a range of common threats to our two countries including threats to civil aviation. And the president did not disclose any military operations that were not already publicly known". He's openly questioned the competency of intelligence officials and challenged their high-confidence assessment that Russian Federation meddled in last year's presidential election to help him win. So far no one in the GOP's leadership on Capitol Hill is calling for an independent investigation or a special committee to investigate any Trump ties to Russian Federation.
A senior U.S. official told AP that Trump shared details about an Islamic State terror threat related to the use of laptop computers on aircraft with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Ambassador to the U.S. Sergey Kislyak.
But he added: "Our story says that the nature of the information provided would have allowed the Russians to "reverse engineer" to discover the sources and methods". AP writer Jan M. Olsen also contributed.
Morgan Lewis was honored by Chambers Europe, a division of publisher Chambers & Partners that ranks law firms based in the region. One user tweeted a picture of White House press secretary Sean Spicer with the caption, "I have never hidden in bushes".
The Delta bag machines are one of a handful of facial recognition systems being employed throughout the transportation industry. In March, British Airways said it is introducing self-boarding gates with facial recognition for domestic flights in the UK.
On Tuesday, the Chief of Police of Balch Springs , Jonathan Haber announced at a press conference that Oliver has been dismissed. Balch Springs , pop. 24,000, is on the southeast edge of the Greater Dallas Metro area.
NHS Digital said many of these can not be updated because they are running MRI machines and other major pieces of equipment. Microsoft said the situation was "painful" and that it was taking "all possible actions to protect our customers".
The South Korean conglomerate meanwhile is also tipped to launch a successor to the Galaxy Folder 1 with the new Galaxy Folder 2. Note 8 is now highly anticipated with a dual-camera setup on the backside of the smartphone, and rumors have also suggested so.
Calling it a "tough decision", Wiebe said he was happy with the research the board's commissioners did before reaching a verdict. The Marine Mammal Rescue Centre opened in January and is used to treat sick and inured marine mammals, but not house them.
A North Korean newspaper said that the nation was "waiting for the moment it will reduce the whole of the USA mainland to ruins". Kim recently watched huge military parades marking the Day of the Sun and the 85th anniversary of the North Korean army.
The cyber attacks use " ransomware " which locks up systems and their data, demanding payment before they are unlocked. Wainwright described the cyberattack as an "escalating threat". "The numbers are still going up", Wainwright said.
A great productivity feature that's been announced for the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is the new Timeline feature. Microsoft will attempt to bring down the prohibitive cost of mixed reality for customers and developers.
Granit Xhaka has no intention of curbing his aggressive style of play despite nine red cards in the last three years. Eric Bailly, Daley Blind and Marcus Rashford will come in.
FTSE 100 index closes at all-time record high
On the foreign exchanges, the pound lost ground after the release of the latest United Kingdom inflation figures. The airlines said weakness in sterling against the dollar and euro shaved GBP82 million off the bottom line.
Apple Wants MacBook Owners To Upgrade More Often
Apple's MacBook hasn't received a speed bump since 2015 and the 12-inch MacBook was last updated in April 2016. The new MacBook Pro will look much like the previous model and will mostly differ in internal architecture.
Apple rolls out iOS 10.3.2 and macOS Sierra 10.12.5 updates
First, the users need to grab the iOS 10.3.1 IPSW file for the user iPhone / iPad / iPod which they can download in this link . Users should update to the new version of iOS to fix these flaws or else risk the chance of remote attack by malicious code.
More big numbers from Home Depot
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Netflix trials higher price when signing up at the weekend
She further hinted about the series' plot, saying the location would be flawless in exploring whether blood is thicker than water. One of Tidelands' creators, Tracey Robertson , expressed her excitement at the new project and partnership with Netflix.
Royal relationship: Meghan Markle at Prince Harry polo match
It is rumored that Prince Harry and the 36-year-old Random Encounters actress will be walking down the aisle in the near future. Their recent public appearance sparked speculation that Markle and Prince Harry's relationship has been getting serious.
Second Ebola case confirmed among 20 suspected in Congo
Ebola kills chimpanzees, which are eaten in the region, and whose populations could also suffer from this outbreak. At least three people have died , as of Saturday, and eight additional people are reported to have Ebola .
N Carolina gov., Democrats praise voter ruling
Last summer, the Supreme Court denied a request to allow provisions of the law to go back into effect for the 2016 election. The dispute is similar to the court fight over Texas' voter ID law, also struck down as racially discriminatory.
Warriors want to 'destroy everything' and limit Jazz rallies
On the other hand, the Jazz got solid contributions from Gordon Hayward and Rudy Gobert, but it still doesn't seem to be enough. With the backcourt of Curry and Klay Thompson in a shooting slump, Durant was the Warriors' go-to guy for most of the night.
Donald Trump Picks Callista Gingrich for Ambassador to Vatican
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ICC Champions Trophy: SWOT Analysis of India's squad
However, Pakistan may not have beaten India in World Cup, but the scoreline reads 2-1 when it comes to Champions Trophy. India won the tournament last in 2013 after they beat the host nation, England in the highly contested final.