Trump set to meet with Putin at G-20 summit
Washington — President Donald Trump will convene a high-stakes meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the summit of industrial and emerging-market nations in Germany next week, the White House said Thursday.
National security adviser H.R. McMaster confirmed that Trump will meet with Putin along the sidelines of the annual Group of 20 meeting in Hamburg, Germany.
The meeting comes as Trump pushes back on allegations his associates had contact with Russian officials during the 2016 campaign.