Trump has previously challenged NBC's reporting on the meeting, including a revelation that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson referred to the president as a "moron" after the meeting and considered resigning from the Cabinet. We've all grown quite accustomed to Trump's posturing, but that doesn't make his antics any easier to defend.
President Donald Trump's insults, threats and challenges to journalists have led to questions of whether the Commander-in-Chief respects the First Amendment.
Tensions between the U.S. and North Korea have intensified in recent months as the Trump administration has struggled to rein in Kim Jong-un's expanding nuclear and ballistic weapons programme.
"General Mattis put out a statement, or is putting out a statement, saying that was fake news, that it was just mentioned that way", he said.
NBCNews has incurred the wrath of Trump's ire in recent days after a report last week Tillerson called the president a "moron" and almost resigned.
The tweets were then posted on Wednesday morning. USA news reports have painted the relationship between Trump and Tillerson as tense.
Any increase in America's nuclear arsenal would not only break with decades of US nuclear doctrine but also violate worldwide disarmament treaties signed by every president since Ronald Reagan. Rubio asks Army to kick out West Point grad MORE called the president a "moron", and that Trump suggested increasing the nation's nuclear arsenal. "This kind of erroneous reporting is irresponsible", Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said.
As a businessman and candidate, Trump frequently threatened to sue news organizations over unflattering coverage.
During a joint meeting with Canadian Prime Minsiter Justin Trudeau at the White House Trump said that the current nuclear arsenal of the United States is already sufficient, and that no increase is needed.
The NBC report comes during a time of high tension between the United States and North Korea over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons and missile programs, and just ahead of an expected announcement from Trump on whether to decertify the global deal on Iran's nuclear programme.
As Politico points out, the FCC licenses individual stations not networks though NBC's parent company, Comcast, does own a number of stations.
That battery is good for 6-weeks of reading and there's now 12 LED illuminators down the side to front light that E Ink panel. The backlight is uniform across the display, and now features automatic brightness so it can react to environmental lighting.
The IMF says the global economy is gaining strength, with growth marked up at 3.6% this year and 3.7% for 2018. In 2017, it is forecast to rise to 1.4% in Norway and increase (by about 1.5%) to 3% in Canada.
Hours after the Gujarat government announced the tax cut, Devendra Fadnavis government also came out with tax reduction on fuel. Mr Rupani said Gujarat has become the first state to respond to the Centre's appeal to cut taxes on petrol and diesel.
According to the MarineTraffic website, a maritime database that monitors the movement of vessels, Hao Fan 6 from St. He said the ban, which went into effect on 5 October, did not entail asset freezes or travel bans.
Hence, it is anticipated that the rain intensity is likely to reduce over Gangetic West Bengal including Kolkata . Many schools reopened today after the Durga Puja vacation and students were inconvenienced due to the heavy rain.
Last month, the Supreme Court nullified incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta's August win due to procedural irregularities. October 10: Odinga withdraws candidacy for the new vote, saying election commission hasn't made requested changes.
It was particularly painful for fans as Beckham had done much to rejuvenate the team's stumbling fortunes early on in the game. He sprained his left ankle in the August 21 preseason game in Cleveland and missed the regular-season opener in Dallas.
But in flawless , benign conditions for scoring, what had seemed nearly inevitable in this event for years finally happened. Maybe that's just a bit more pressure on myself but I'm so happy that I managed to defend it and what a great week again.
Sylvester Stallone Will Direct 'Creed 2'
Some of Sylvester Stallone's best work as an actor, a writer, and a director has been in the Rocky film series. He takes over directing duties from Ryan Coogler , who helmed the first film.
Rahul Gandhi take a big on BJP and Modi From Gujarat
While the cycle long got punctured, they still continue to occupy the land illegally despite an eviction notice. The Congress leader has been stopping on the way, talking to people, waving at them and promising change.
Sears Canada is going out of business
Sears last week received a revised bid from a group led by its executive chairman Brandon Stranzl to buy the business. On Tuesday, the retailer said in a statement that "following exhaustive efforts, no viable transaction" was made.