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USA: 'No collusion with Russia' - Trump repeatedly dismisses Kremlin links02:30

USA: 'No collusion with Russia' - Trump repeatedly dismisses Kremlin links

United States, Washington DC
May 18, 2017 at 22:06 GMT +00:00 · Published

US President Donald Trump said there was no collusion with Russia, while speaking at a press conference alongside his Colombian counterpart Juan Manuel Santos in Washington DC, Thursday, adding that the 'total priority' was to the United States of America.

Trump said, "We've made tremendous progress in the last 100-and-somewhat days, tremendous progress. And, you see job numbers, you see all of the production that's starting, plants starting to open again, haven't been open in years. I'm very proud of it. That's what I want to be focused on."

The US leader went on, "Because, believe me, there's no collusion. Russia is fine. But whether it's Russia or anybody else, my total priority, believe me, is the United States of America."

Commenting on the crisis in Venezuela, Trump said it was a "disgrace of humanity," adding "we will do whatever is necessary and we'll work together to do whatever is necessary to help with fixing that."

"And I'm really talking on a humanitarian level. When you look at the oil reserves that they have. When you look at the potential wealth that Venezuela has, you sort of wonder why is that happening, how is that possible," ended Trump.

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US President Donald Trump said there was no collusion with Russia, while speaking at a press conference alongside his Colombian counterpart Juan Manuel Santos in Washington DC, Thursday, adding that the 'total priority' was to the United States of America.

Trump said, "We've made tremendous progress in the last 100-and-somewhat days, tremendous progress. And, you see job numbers, you see all of the production that's starting, plants starting to open again, haven't been open in years. I'm very proud of it. That's what I want to be focused on."

The US leader went on, "Because, believe me, there's no collusion. Russia is fine. But whether it's Russia or anybody else, my total priority, believe me, is the United States of America."

Commenting on the crisis in Venezuela, Trump said it was a "disgrace of humanity," adding "we will do whatever is necessary and we'll work together to do whatever is necessary to help with fixing that."

"And I'm really talking on a humanitarian level. When you look at the oil reserves that they have. When you look at the potential wealth that Venezuela has, you sort of wonder why is that happening, how is that possible," ended Trump.

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