What Helsinki gaffe? Trump invites Putin to Washington


Four days after Donald Trump stunned the world by siding with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki over his intelligence agencies, Trump has now invited the Russian President to Washington this autumn.

According to White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, President Trump has already instructed National Security Adviser John Bolton to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to Washington this fall and “discussions are already underway.”

Trump had earlier praised the Helsinki Summit with Putin: