Morning News Brief: Rosenstein Briefs Senators, Trump In Saudi Arabia, Iran Election
Friday, 19 May 2017 Senators say the deputy attorney general knew Trump planned to fire James Comey before writing a memo. Also, Ishaan Tharoor of The Washington Post previews Trump's Saudi Arabia trip, and Iran votes.
At a news conference on May 20, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson discussed U.S.-Iran relations and called upon President Hassan Rouhani to end all support and financing of terrorist groups now that he has won reelection.
The White House waited to disclose a second meeting between President Trump and Vladimir Putin at the G-20. Also, tensions have increased outside a holy site in... NPR - WorldAlso reported by •Seattle Times