European leaders are in a state of anxiety about the two-day North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting, to be followed by Trump's bilateral summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki.
Asked about possible concrete outcomes from Trump's meeting with Putin, Huntsman said that "the fact that we're having a summit at this level, at this time in history, is a deliverable in itself", he said, although "I don't exclude that there will be some concrete agreement". Previously, Putin and Trump have had meetings on the margins of other global gatherings.
"The president believes a better relationship with Russia would be good for both America and Russia, but the ball really is in Russia's court and the president will continue to hold Russia accountable for its malign activity", Jon Huntsman, U.S. ambassador to Russia, told reporters on a conference call.
"The ball is really in Russia's court and the president will continue to hold Russian Federation responsible for its malign activity", Mr. Huntsman told reporters.
In addition, a private meeting has raised eyebrows due to an ongoing investigation from Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III into potential collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russian government.
Huntsman also said Trump is pursuing the meeting in the interests of national security, to reduce tensions and lead to constructive engagement.
Mr. Putin is not expected to budge on key areas of conflict with the West, including the annexation of Crimea, support of separatist movements in eastern Ukraine and backing President Bashar Assad's regime in Syria.
Mr. Huntsman said the president recognizes the challenge of dealing with Russian Federation, and that every president since the end of the Cold War has failed to improve the relationship.
Trump's decision to hit Germany, France and other top European exporters with steel and aluminium tariffs has done nothing to reverse his low popularity on the continent, and on Thursday he returned to another contentious topic-allied defense spending.
"The president's priority is to protect the American people and American interests, including those of our allies and partners", he said.
"We're entering with our eyes wide open, but peace is always worth the effort", Huntsman said. In the afternoon, he will have a one-on-one meeting with Putin, followed by an expanded bilateral meeting and a working lunch before he departs for Washington.
"I said, you know, Angela, I can't guarantee it, but we're protecting you and it means a lot more to you than protecting us cause I don't know how much protection we get by protecting you", Trump said.
Again, we can not underestimate how significant it is that LeBron James is now a Laker. "Some championships for the Lakers". He played 52 games during his rookie season, averaging 10.2 points, 6.9 rebounds and 7.2 assists in 34.2 minutes per game.
A deal worth €30m-a-year for four seasons was tabled by Agnelli to Ronaldo - a clear €5m-a-year more than what Real have offered. However, you sense there's plenty of work to be done before a deal this complex comes to fruition.
They signed Elfrid Payton to a one-year deal, but are likely still in the market for a point guard given Payton's limitations. James told Los Angeles executives this week he likes Ball's game and "is excited to play with him", according to ESPN.
Red Granite agreed in March to pay the USA government $60 million to settle claims it benefited from the 1MDB scandal. Malaysia's new Attorney-General, Tommy Thomas, will head the prosecution in the case.
A video review reversed the decision to award a penalty kick and Neymar's frustrations a few minutes later led to a yellow card. Belgium or Japan, who lock horns at 7pm this evening, await them in that last-eight clash in Kazan on Friday night.
Their tally of only two goals scored is the lowest of the 16 teams left in the competition although they remain unbeaten. Subs: Livakovic, Corluka, Kovacic, Kramaric, Jedvaj, Bradaric, Caleta-Car, Badelj, Pjaca, Pivaric, Lovre Kalinic.
In addition, subscribers to its unlimited data plan get throttled to 3G speeds when acting as a hotspot for another device. In Comcast's eyes, it seems to think that it's doing you a favor by restricting access and raising the price.
The White House said Saturday that King Salman had promised President Donald Trump that he would raise oil production if needed. Oil prices climbed down from their 3 ½ year high to reach US$73 per barrel, with Brent trading at US$76.96 Tuesday afternoon.
It's been a tradition for the South Korean tech giant to unveil next-gen phones and new products during Unpacked events. On the other hand, if there's a sound mechanism in the new S-Pen, Bluetooth could help you locate it when it gets lost.
Police are now reviewing surveillance footage in the area as well as interviewing neighbors to determine what happened. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said he spoke to area residents, saying that everyone was shocked by the deaths .
Ryan says the US should counter unfair trading practices, but says, "There are better tools than tariff increases". For the US, Harley-Davidson production isn't changing: the motorcycles sold in the country will still be made here.
Man rescued after 22 hours treading water
Following the report it received, an HC-144 Ocean Sentry plane sent from Miami began its search 10 minutes later, the U.S. A photo shows those who rescued the man, and cell phone video captured passengers cheering as he was brought on board.
Sampaoli to Messi: "Should I bring Agüero on?"
Indeed, Argentinian journalist Fernando Niembro has even accused the captain of taking over squad selection duties from Sampaoli. Messi , however, is the kind of player who can make the difference at any time and Les Bleus are well aware of that.
Roberto Martinez happy with top spot
Even tonight's match against Belgium is unlikely to be the test that Southgate would probably like. All the final group matches are played together to avoid what happened to Algeria in 1982.
Germany's emotional state after their World Cup exit
The Germany keeper bobbled the ball and needed to swipe the rebound away from the attackers after a spectacular dive. "We're not going to the last 16, but we did manage to beat the champions and the world number one team", he added.
Harley’s business will be hit if they move production
The same day, Trump reiterated his intention to slap new tariffs on European cars and announced a specific number: 20 percent. Johnson is also a former employee of Harley Davidson in West Fargo, where he was a parts manager for 14 years.
For first time ever, FDA approves marijuana-derived medicine
Epidiolex is also the first prescription created to treat children with Dravet syndrome , according to the FDA's announcement. The FDA has previously sent warning letters to companies that hyped their products as cancer or Alzheimer's fighters.