Amid Criticism, Trump Says No One Tougher on Russia Than Him

(VOA): Amid criticism of his invitation by phone to Russian President Vladimir Putin to hold a meeting soon at the White House, President Donald Trump says no one is tougher on Russia than he is.  Some experts say Russia is likely seeking such a high-profile summit to dispel the perception that it is isolated internationally after the poisoning of a former Russian double agent and his daughter in Britain caused the West to expel Russian diplomats.  VOA's Diplomatic Correspondent Cindy Saine has more.

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Published Date: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 | 12:45 PM

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