Mon, Aug 28, 2017: Trump meets with President of Finland, holds press conference

President Donald Trump declined Monday to tag Russia as a security threat, saying he would put “many countries” in that category instead.

“I consider many countries as a security threat, unfortunately, when you look at what’s going on in the world today,” Trump said after a Finnish broadcaster asked specifically about Russia and whether the president would consider it a threat to security. Continue reading “Mon, Aug 28, 2017: Trump meets with President of Finland, holds press conference”

Mon, Aug 28, 2017: Trump meets with president of Finland

10:30 am: Receives his daily intelligence briefing

11:30 am: Receives a national security briefing

12:30 pm: Lunch with Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

3:15 pm: Meets with President Sauli Niinistö of Finland

4:20 pm: Holds a press conference with President Sauli Niinistö of Finland; East Room