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The accusations, however, never suggested that Trump told his Russian visitors that the information came from Israel. Instead, the information Trump revealed is thought to have been so specific that its origin was clear.
Axar.az reports citing CNN.
Standing alongside Netanyahu on Monday, Trump nearly escaped answering questions about the intelligence dust up. He appeared to walk away from his Israeli counterpart before shaking hands, and then returned to finish the photo-op.
In a chaotic moment, reporters began shouting questions about the matter, leading to aides urgently trying to remove the press from the room.
Trump himself quelled the frenzy, extending his hands to to quiet the shouting and declaring, twice, that he didn't mention Israel in his conversation with the Russians.
Netanyahu maintained that "intelligence cooperation is terrific" between Israel and the United States in the wake of the revelations.
Trump, meanwhile, claimed the story had been misreported.
"You have another story wrong," he said.
2017.05.22 / 21:59