Wide-rang­ing talk aboard Air Force One

Las Vegas Review-Journal - - MORNING BRIEFING -

Speak­ing to re­porters on Air Force One on a trip back from Florida on Thurs­day, President Don­ald Trump ad­dressed a num­ber of top­ics, among them:

■ Trump said ef­forts by for­mer Obama ad­min­is­tra­tion Na­tional Se­cu­rity Ad­viser Su­san Rice to un­mask his as­so­ciates’ iden­ti­ties in in­tel­li­gence re­ports last year are “just the tip of the ice­berg,” and that “what she did was wrong.”

■ Trump said he had “a good talk” with Mex­i­can President En­rique Peña Ni­eto on Thurs­day to of­fer his con­do­lences af­ter last week’s deadly earth­quake.

■ Trump said he has not made a de­ci­sion yet on whether he will renom­i­nate Fed­eral Re­serve Chair Janet Yellen for an­other term but says he re­spects her “a lot.” The president also noted that the econ­omy is do­ing well.

■ Trump said he plans to visit China, Ja­pan and South Korea in Novem­ber. He would not com­mit to sum­mits that month in Viet­nam and the Philip­pines.

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